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Police arrest man for spreading fake news on Parrikar’s health condition

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Goa Police Crime Branch arrested a man, identified as Kenneth Silveira, for spreading the fake news on social media on the health condition of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar.

Parrikar is at present undergoing treatment in the United States.

Police arrested Kenneth Silveira under Sec 505 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) for spreading rumor and creating panic.

Kenneth Silveira had posted on Facebook, “Just got news that Parrikar is no more”.