Lucknow: Caught in a piquant situation are the people in the state. Amidst the growing pain that corona has brought with it, there are now ramant rumours that 5G towers are leading to chaos.
To nip rumour mongering in the bud, the UP police headquarters have directed all district police chiefs to take serious steps to check rumours that 5G towers are creating health hazards and deaths in the Hindi heartland.
As per a recent interaction of the ADG, law and order, Prashant Kumar with the media an audio is in circulation where a native of Varanasi is heard talking to a person from Bihar who claims deaths are caused by testing of 5G towers.
As per media reports the ADG said rumours were doing rounds that villagers in Fatehpur, Siddharthnagar, Gorakhpur and Sultanpur districts were creating ruckus and damaging 5G towers. He said rumours should be checked and those indulging in wong messaging should be dealt with.