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35 held for misusing social media


GUWAHATI, June 12: Assam Police has arrested 35 persons from across the State for carrying out various types of malicious activities on the social media during the last three days. Cyber sleuths of the Assam police have identified and also initiated action against 100 profiles on Facebook and Twitter, who were indulging in illegal activities and had the potential of affecting peace and tranquility in the State, stated Additional DGP (Security) Harmeet Singh. Of these, about 60 found to be fake were either deactivated or deleted.