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WhatsApp scam, in the name of Ayushmaan Bharat Scheme

WhatsApp scam, in the name of Ayushmaan Bharat Scheme

Public Awareness, Whatapp University
A message is viral on WhastApp which lures you into giving out your mobile number आयुष्मान भारत योजना 2018 13 से 70 साल के 10 करोड़ लोगो को 5 लाख रुपये का निःशुल्क बीमा दिया जा रहा है। आवेदन करने की अंतिम तिथि 29 Oct है। तो जल्दी करें और इस मेसेज को अपने सभी दोस्तों को भी भेजें ताकि इस योजना का लाभ सभी को मिल सके आवेदन करें Translation – Ayushmaan Bharat Yojna 2018 – 10 crore citizens between the age of 13 – 70 are being given free insurance worth 5 crores, Last date to apply is 29th October. SO register for it fast and forward this message to your friends so they can also benefit from this scheme. Such scam messages springs up usually immediately after any scheme announcement by Government. This website was registered on 6th Oct. The man behind this website earns
WhatsApp scam of ‘Pradhanmantri Balika Samridhi Yojna 2018’

WhatsApp scam of ‘Pradhanmantri Balika Samridhi Yojna 2018’

Public Awareness, Whatapp University
Following is the viral message / ये मेसेज वायरल है – “*प्रधानमंत्री बालिका सम्रद्धि योजना 2018* प्रधानमंत्री द्वारा 1 से 18 साल की बालिकाओ की निःशुल्क *10 हजार* का चैक दिया जा रहा है। बालिकाओं के भविष्य के लिए इस योजना को चालू किया गया है । *आवेदन करने की अंतिम तिथि 15 अगस्त है* तो जल्दी करें और इस मैसेज को अपने सभी दोस्तों भेजें ताकि इस योजना का लाभ सभी को मिल सके *अभी आवेदन करें*👇👇 प्रधानमंत्री बालिका समृद्धि योजना“ Truth: This is a usual WhatsApp scam, some tempting content to lure people to their website to generate more traffic and earn from the advertising banners displayed on the page. Let’s analyze how to recognize such scams – 1. About Us page: “यह वेबसाइट भारत सरकार से जुडी हुई नहीं है ना ही हम आपसे किसी प्रकार की कोई हासिल करके उसे संग्रह कर रहे है
HIV infected needles hoax

HIV infected needles hoax

Health, Public Awareness, Whatapp University
"You have just been infected by HIV"- HOAX mail. FROM: Dr. Arvind Khamitkar , I.A.S, Director of Medical & Research Div,  Chennai Message: Dear Friends, A few weeks ago, in a movie theater, a person felt something poking from her seat. When she got up to see what it was, she found a needle sticking out of the seat with a note attached saying "You have just been infected by HIV". The Center also reports that needles have been found in cash dispensers at public banking machines. All public chairs/seats should be inspected with vigilance and caution before use. A careful visual inspection should be enough..... In addition, they ask that each of you pass this message along to all members of your family and your friends of the potential danger. Recently, one doctor
Kukure contains plastic

Kukure contains plastic

Health, Public Awareness, Whatapp University
Hoax: The rumor about this popular Indian snack was that that on burning Kurkure, one can see plastic melting. Internet was flooded with this message and image of a burning Kurkure. Reality: As per brand officials, Kurkure is made of edible ingredients such as cornmeal, spices and it melts on burning because of the carbohydrate content. The plastic-like substance is dried starch, which is not unhealthy at all.