Islamabad: PTA took discover of the pretend information marketing campaign towards Pakistan on Twitter and demanded instant motion from the Twitter administration towards the accounts concerned.
The Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) has requested the Twitter administration to right away mobilize its content material moderation groups to make sure that the platform doesn’t unfold misinformation. Not for use as a propaganda weapon.
In the wake of the present marketing campaign to unfold false and baseless info concentrating on Pakistani cities and establishments, the PTA has urged Twitter to successfully block the handles concerned within the marketing campaign.
The PTA says it’s disappointing for the regulator that the unfold of baseless info contains verified Twitter accounts, however it’s nonetheless working with exceptions. The PTA has requested Twitter to take instant motion towards such accounts in accordance with its ideas and insurance policies.