These days, a message is becoming increasingly viral on social media regarding fake websites, the method of defrauding the common people through fake websites
News Claim: These days, a message is becoming increasingly viral on social media regarding fake websites, the method of defrauding the common people through fake websites is being used a lot. In such a situation, the Fact Check Department of Press Information Bureau (PIB Fact Check) has released a list today on the occasion of Safer Internet Day. This list contains links to some such websites, which are actually fake. The special thing is that anyone can be deceived by looking at the URLs of these websites, and can understand them as the website of the government scheme.
News Verification: PIB has found out about the truth of this viral message.
PIB Fact Check has shared links of 7 websites. The URL of the first website looks like Central Excise Govt. On the other hand, the second link looks like the website of free registration for scholarship. At the same time, some links have been kept like government schemes. These are the 7 websites from which it will be beneficial for you to stay away.
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News Verdict ayupp.com: The claim of the viral message is completely false.