Meghalaya police school Youtuber who shared ‘news-like’ information
Shillong: Meghalaya police school Youtuber news like information. A local Youtuber was summoned by Meghalaya police on Tuesday for allegedly spreading ‘news-like’ sensitive information using its social media platform and was told that information in the public interest was a liability. How to spread from
A senior police officer said he was also asked to refrain from using images and other sensitive information to promote his audience without confirmation from the relevant authorities.
East Khasi Hills Additional Superintendent of Police Vivek Syiem told PTI that a man who worked as a media outlet spread information in the form of news via YouTube without following the usual and proper procedure. Yes, it was called yesterday.
He said that the individual is educated about the intricacies of self-involvement in the field of dissemination of information, especially with regard to the proper procedure of official recognition by the concerned authorities, specific protocols and methods. About following the car and maintaining a strict code of ethics.
Syiem said there are a large number of people who are coming up with news outlets using YouTube, Facebook, Instagram platforms without any registration process or legal sanctity.
He said these outlets have no official means of verifying information and are sensitive to listening and speculative reporting.
Syiem added that the police have noticed that there have been several incidents of misrepresentation and transmission of images, false or unverified and unverified information which has caused confusion among the people.