Smartphones are making it more uncomplicated for thousands and thousands of Indians to speak and half messages on social media.
But misinformation is spreading snappily and can customarily turn deadly. That is one such legend.
Video by Varun Nayar and Kunal Sehgal
This legend is portion of a series by the BBC on disinformation and false news – a international disaster extraordinary the formula we half info and undercover agent the field around us.
To search extra stories and be taught extra in regards to the series visit www.bbc.co.uk/beyondfakenews