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India Top Source of Social Media Misinformation on Covid-19 finds Study

Dais Newsfeed | 15/09/2021 01:50 PM | Click to read full article

India produced the largest amount of social media misinformation on COVID-19 due to the country's higher internet penetration rate, increasing social media consumption and users' lack of internet literacy, according to a new study.

The study, ''Prevalence and Source Analysis of COVID-19 Misinformation in 138 Countries'', was published in Sage's International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions journal.