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WhatsApp hits the road with skits to stamp out fake news in India

JAIPUR, India (Reuters) - On a hot morning in Indiaand#39;s tourist mecca of Jaipur, an open truck painted in the signature lime-green colours of Facebookand#39;s WhatsApp messaging service pulls into a dusty lane, where five men spill out and begin to perform a skit. The event is part of a major grassroots effort by WhatsApp to battle fake news, which has triggered numerous lynchings in a country where 200 million people use the service, more than anywhere else in the world.

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هذه الصفحة هي مجرد قاریء تلقائي للأخبار باستخدام خدمة الـ RSS و بأن نشر هذه الأخبار هنا لاتعني تأییدها علی الإطلاق.

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