Fake news claims rapid spread of coronavirus in Kerala within a week; Strict action mooted
Kochi: After Kerala confirmed the 6th positive case of coronavirus, numerous fake news about the disease have been spreading on social media. As the fake news puts people in panic, police warned stern action against the people who circulate fake messages.
A voice clip in the name of Ernakulam ACP K Lalji is being circulated on social media. The fake voice message claimed that the disease will spread across Kerala within a week.
According to reports, such fake news and voice messages are being widely circulated on social media.
ACP Lalji informed that strict action will be taken against the people who prepare and circulate such fake messages to create panic among people.