- Whatsapp on Tuesday launched a 'tipline' in India using which citizens can submit possible rumours and misinformation for verification, ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
- WhatsApp is working with India-based media skilling startup PROTO for the helpline.
- The response, it added, will indicate if information is classified as true, false, misleading, disputed or out of scope and include any other related information that is available.
WhatsApp launches ‘tipline’ to tackle rumours ahead of elections
2 April 2019 1:54 AM GMT