11 July :- Whatsapp started the ‘Forward Message Indicator’ service today. This service will now help any user find out whether the message he received is real or someone else’s message has been forwarded to him. The company has done this in a country to save false information, spread rumors and save users from misinformation. It is worth mentioning that the company is in dispute over the inflammatory message and rumors spread in the country. For this, he has also given full-page advertisements in major newspapers across the country.
The company informed in a global release that on WattsApp, the user will now know which messages he has been forwarded to. This will simplify users to interact with each other and in WattsAp groups. With this feature, the user will also know that he has written the message sent by his friend or relative, or has come from somewhere else. In order to achieve this feature, the user will have to keep the latest version of the wattsapp in the phone.
The company said, “Wattsapp is very worried about your safety. We recommend that you think once before sharing the forwarded messages. To prevent this from being forwarded, you can report spam (wrong message) from a touch or block that contact. ‘In many areas of the country, spread of’ kid stolen ‘on false news, rumors There have been many recent incidents of killing people by killing peasants from the crowd.
In this regard last week, Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad had asked for more responsibility from the WattsAP. It was also said that the government will not tolerate the use of the platform to spread fake news in this matter. Facebook-owned WattsAp today advised people to avoid false reports by placing full-page advertisements in leading newspapers.
In these advertisements, Wattsapp said, “We can work together to correct the problem of wrong information. For this, technology companies, government and community organizations will have to work together. If you see something that you think is not true, please report it. “In this advertisement, Wattsapp has asked the users to be cautious of the forwarded messages, questioning the information on the disturbing information itself. Raise, check the information that is difficult to believe, carefully view the photos or videos in the messages, check the links and share the message carefully Get it