A youngster from Belagavi has been taken into custody for making fake news viral on social media alleging that one person is admitted to KLE hospital and is infected by COVID19.
The Whatsapp message was quite viral that the resident of Gandhi Nagar has been admitted to KLE and is COVID 19 positive.
Meghan Kanbarkar has been arrested for spreading fake messages. Meghan is the Cousin of Suraj Kanbarkar whose photo was made viral with a text saying he has been admitted in KLE and is COVID 19 positive.
As of 20-3-2020 no COVID-19 positive patient has been identified in Belagavi district as per the district authorities.