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Whatsapp warns Indian political parties, bans accounts sharing fake news

Whatsapp was under the scanner last year when false messages started spreading on its platform. On Wed, Whatsapp said they have banned over 6 million accounts in a span of 3 months in an effort to fight against fake news and platform abuse. Indian political party's workers use the app as a campaign tool for mass messaging os spread false news to sway voters. Whatsapp didn't name them but has warned them not to do so.