PIB Fact Check: These days many types of news are becoming viral on social media. Recently, a message is spreading rapidly on WhatsApp, in which it is being claimed that journalists will not have to pay toll tax. If you are also a journalist, then you must know about the truth of this fact… Now you will not have to pay tax by showing your office ID card.
PIB has found out about the truth of this viral message on WhatsApp. PIB has done a fact check to find out whether this viral message is true or fake.
PIB Fact Check has written on its official Twitter that it is being claimed in a WhatsApp message that journalists will get exemption on toll tax at all toll plazas in India and for this you only have to show the ID card of the office.
- This claim is fake.
- No such order has been given by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.
Beware of fake messages
PIB said that everyone should beware of such messages going viral on social media. PIB asked people not to forward such messages. By being misled by such messages, you put your personal information and money at risk.
Anyone can do fact check
If any such message comes to you too, then you can do a fact check to find out about its truth. You can do fact check through PIB. For this you have to visit the official link https://factcheck.pib.gov.in/. Apart from this, you can also send the video to WhatsApp number +918799711259 or email: [email protected]