rumours on social media

June 19, 2022
June 19, 2022

Panic grips Sylhet, Sunamganj people as rumours of robbery spread

Panic gripped people in some areas of Sylhet and Sunamganj districts following rumours of robbery incidents last night.

July 20, 2020
July 20, 2020

Three teachers arrested in Chandpur for spreading rumours against Dipu Moni

Three teachers have been arrested on charges of spreading rumours against Education Minister Dipu Moni and a few others on Facebook.

June 23, 2020
June 23, 2020

24-year-old held in Narayanganj for “spreading rumours”

Rapid Action Battalion detains a youth for his alleged link in spreading rumours on social media “to create an unstable situation in the country” from Fatullah area of Narayanganj Sadar upazila.

November 3, 2019
November 3, 2019

People spreading rumours on Facebook identified: Home minister

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal warns that the people who are engaged in dishing out propaganda and rumours on Facebook will be brought to book soon.

August 5, 2019
August 5, 2019

2 held in Bogura for ‘spreading rumours’ in social media

Two persons are arrested from Bogura Sadar upazila for allegedly spreading rumours in social media.

February 16, 2019
February 16, 2019

1 held for 'social media propaganda'

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) claims to have detained a person for allegedly spreading propaganda against the state and the law enforcers on social media platforms.

January 24, 2019
January 24, 2019

1 held for ‘spreading rumour’ on social media

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab-10) today claimed to have detained a man on charge of spreading rumours on social media.

October 7, 2018
October 7, 2018

100 police teams active nationwide

Around 100 police teams across the country are monitoring social media to the prevent spread of rumours and fake news.

September 12, 2018
September 12, 2018

Govt will react to rumours on social media within 3hrs: Tarana

The government will proactively react immediately within three hours if any rumour is noticed on the social media, State Minister for Information Tarana Halim says.

August 20, 2018
August 20, 2018

Businesswoman Faria Mahjabin confesses to ‘spreading rumours’

Businesswoman Faria Mahjabin, who was arrested in a case filed for allegedly spreading rumours during the recent student movement for safe roads, confesses to the charges brought against her.