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Decoding Lok Sabha election results 2019: 6 reasons how the verdict became a pro-incumbency vote

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L :0
W :353
L :0
W :92
NDA :353
UPA : 92
LOK SABHA ELECTION RESULTS 2019
Total Constituencies
543
Voter Turnout
67.11%
NDA : 353
2014 : 354 Seats
BJP
303
+
SS
18
+
Other
32
UPA : 92
2014 : 66 Seats
INC
52
+
DMK
23
+
Other
17
OTH : 97
2014 : 107 Seats
TMC
22
+
YSRCP
22
+
Other
53
Technology

Can social media tame fake news?

Updated : March 14, 2019 06:03 PM IST

After facing flak from the government, social media giants are in a huddle and have devised some tools and launched a few initiatives to fight fake news and political bias, in collaboration with the Election Commission of India.
China-based popular video social networking app TikTok has also reached out to the Election Commission to comply with its instructions and establish an escalation channel, abiding by the model code of conduct.
Can social media tame fake news?
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