Facebook planning a 'war room' in Delhi to monitor Elections 20192 min read . Updated: 11 Mar 2019, 06:05 AM IST
- Facebook is planning an operations centre in Delhi that will to monitor content relating to Elections 2019 on its platform
- India will coordinate with Facebook's other offices in Menlo Park, Dublin and Singapore to keep tabs on election-related fake news
New Delhi: In a bid to prevent the spread of fake news on its platform ahead of Elections 2019, Facebook Inc. plans to start an operations centre in Delhi, which will coordinate with the social media giant’s offices at Menlo Park (California), Dublin and Singapore, on a 24x7 basis to monitor election content, said Shivnath Thukral, director, public policy, India and South Asia, Facebook.
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