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In last few years, the Social Media having a wider reach has started polluting human minds by anti-social elements, wrong doers, pranksters etc.
Pankaj Jain, a Mumbai businessman whose SM Hoax Slayer website combats misinformation on social media, knows this better than most.
His inspiration to bust hoaxes were the “stupid rumours” he kept receiving on WhatsApp. On average, Pankaj Jain gets over 150 messages from people every day, enquiring about the news content they receive on social media platforms.