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WhatsApp's solutions to tackle fake news inadequate: Poll consultant

Updated : February 19, 2019 10:06 PM IST

In "How To Win An Indian Election", Singh who managed BJP's assembly poll campaigns in Manipur and Tripura says messages containing the words "if true" and "forwarded as received" do little to make the recipients question their authenticity.
To establish his point, the author shares the example of right-wing WhatsApp groups that consist of people who truly believe that Muslims are bad for India and that they harbour anti-national sentiments. 
WhatsApp's solutions to tackle fake news inadequate: Poll consultant
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