The whole country is working together to stop the coronavirus, on the other hand, fake news related to it is becoming increasingly viral on social media platforms. Along with this, social media companies like WhatsApp and Twitter are working on their own level to check these fake posts and rumours. In this episode, Facebook is also bringing a new feature called Gates the Fact, so that users will get an anti-misinformation message like the fake post related to Covid-19.
The fake post will be tagged
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that we are constantly working to prevent fake news. It is our responsibility to convey the right information to the people. He further said that now we will stop fake information in 50 languages in collaboration with more than 60 FACT check companies in about 12 countries.
Gets the fact feature
The company is soon to introduce the Get the Fact feature to check fake news. This feature will largely curb posts that give incorrect information about the coronavirus. he company says that so far the wrong information has reached our users, we will send them the right information by sending notifications. Also, suggest visiting WHO official site.
MyGov recently launched the Corona helpdesk chatbot for users in association with social media company Facebook. Users will get all kinds of information related to Coronavirus on this chatbot. Also, the official page of MyGov is on the platform of MyGov Corona Hub Facebook, in which all the information related to this virus is available.