Fake News Fact Check: In the era of internet, many types of news come in front of all of you through social media. Some of these news are correct but some news are misleading and beyond facts. A similar news is going viral that according to the new rule of the Central Government, all SIM cards will be closed for 24 hours. Now let’s check how much truth is there in this news.
There is a YouTube channel named DLS News. In one of its thumbnails, it has been claimed that according to the new rule of the Central Government, all SIM cards will be closed for 24 hours. This picture is now going viral on social media due to which people are in a state of confusion.
What did PIB say?
PIB Fact Check has also tweeted about this. PIB has clearly said that the claim being made regarding the SIM being closed is totally fake and misleading. SMS service will be suspended for 24 hours only after getting new SIM after SIM swap or replacement.
— PIB Fact Check (@PIBFactCheck) October 23, 2022
Users have also raised questions regarding this as to why action is not taken against such fake channels. One user wrote that who will stop such a channel? So the other user wrote that please legal action should be taken against DLS channel, these people spread a lot of fake news.
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