Vadodara crime branch arrested one for spreading rumors through posting fake message on social media during COVID 19 lockdown. He was accused for posting fake message about people tested positive stuck inside famous Vaishnodevi shrine.
During the lockdown government is taking strict measures to implement the order strictly and also issued some important advisories to follow. In one such advisory police strictly issued a notification to stay away from posting fake posts on social media and warn from strict action against such people.
The team received a message on their whatsapp helpline number about spread of two audio clips made viral from a whatsapp number 9099838171 to create fear in the minds of people. Based on that the team registered the case and arrested Salman Afzal Khan 19 after tracing the number. Originally from Dariyapura village in Unnao UP, Salman presently lives in Ekta Nagar Vadodara and is into stitching work.