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One India: The Battle To Save The Truth!

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‘Facebook presents One India’ is a series which showcases stories of ordinary people coming together to impact the lives of many for the better.

It assesses how they encouraged and supported communities to find solutions, contains issues, and improve the lives of others.

“It is comparatively easier for a tech savvy person to identify a hoax forward than others who need proof to understand that it is fake news. Otherwise, they believe lies” said Shammas Oliyath, who started Check4spam as WordPress site in 2015. 

After the site gathered steam, Bal Krishn Birla came on board bringing technical support and digital expertise to the initiative. Usually, such fakes are created to invoke sentiments of the masses with the intention to create nuisance and unrest.
 
Click the link to watch the excerpts of Check4Spam’s episode that was broadcasted on Republic TV a few weeks back. Watch the full episode of Facebook presents One India in the video above.

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