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PIB sets up unit to combat fake news related to govt

In a bid to combat fake news, the Press Information Bureau (PIB) has set up a fact-checking unit to verify news related to the government's ministries, departments and schemes. The ministry on Thursday urged people to email snapshots of any 'dubious material' they come across on any platform including social media and it will get it checked.   'Received a forward that looks too good to be true!!! or maybe came across a piece of news that you want verified !! Send it across and we will ...
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