Man booked for Rumour Mongering about COVID-19 in North Kashmir’s Bandipora
By: Babar Rather
BANDIPORA: Bandipora Police on Saturday booked a man for allegedly Spreading Rumors, false information and Creating Panic Among people about Corona Virus on Social Media in North Kashmir’s District Bandipora.
Officials revealed that on the directions of Deputy Commissioner Bandipora they have registered an FIR under No 15/2020 U/S 505 , 507 , 121-A IPC in Police Station Bandipora and further investigations have been started.
Moreover, Officials have warned such elements to restrain from Rumour Mongering and spreading false information on Social Networking Sites thus creating chaos and confusion among masses.
Meanwhile, Deputy Commissioner Bandipora Shahbaz Ahmad Mirza has appealed General Public not to pay heed to rumours and also not to circulate fake and unverified information on social media sites.