PSA slapped on Shopian youth for spreading ‘rumours’ through social media

Srinagar: In pursuance of leads available related to circulation of ‘fake news and malicious propaganda for provoking people’ by using social media, one individual namely Ishfaq Ahmad Dar, resident of Wandina Shopian has been arrested, police said.
Police said that investigation of the case was going on in accordance to the relevant provisions of law. “Further considering the activities of the said individual, under relevant provisions, he has been detained under PSA by the competent authorities,” SSP Shopian Tahir Saleem told Kashmir Reader.
He said that police take this opportunity to appeal the general public for not to be part of any such group which spreads rumour and indulge in such activities.