Crackdown on fake-news peddlers starts now


Kalidevi Mogan Kumarappa

Mohamed Hanipa Maidin says Putrajaya will also consider passing new laws to counter fake news. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Nazir Sufari, February 21, 2020.

THE government will begin nabbing those spreading fake news, said Mohamed Hanipa Maidin.

The deputy minister in the Prime Minister’s Department said the move is to stop fear-mongering and stirring racial and religious tension.


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