Rumours about Corona Virus in Bandipora, manhunt launched to nab rumour mongers
Admin launches manhunt to nab the rumour mongers
By: Babar Rather
BANDIPORA: After rumour mongers spreading fake news about suspected corona virus affected persons in Bandipora, the district administration has launched a manhunt to nab the the rumours mongers, an official of the administration revealed on Friday evening.
Earlier, a fake news was spread about the presence of corona virus affected persons in the district and closure of schools in the district on Social networking sites by unknown persons which created panic among the masses .
Taking cognizance about the rumours ,the District Development Commissioner Bandipora has directed the law enforcing agencies to launch a manhunt and identify the anti-social elements involved in the rumour mongering activities in the district and take stern action against such elements.
District Administration Bandipora has also appealed General public not to pay heed to the rumours being spread by the miscreants as there is no Case of Corona virus so far reported in the district .