Police register FIR after fake news claiming vandalism of Srinagar temple

"No such incident is reported to have taken place, " Srinagar Police tweeted.
Police register FIR after fake news claiming vandalism of Srinagar temple
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District Police Srinagar on Thursday said it has registered an FIR after a fake news regarding alleged vandalism of a temple in Srinagar. 

While responding to a tweet attributing burning down of a "famous Hindu temple" in Karak area in Srinagar by the Islamic State (Wilayah Hind) militants, a police spokesperson clarified that "no such incident is reported to have taken place". 

"FIR has been registered and legal action initiated against those spreading this fake news, " added the spokesperson. 

Kashmir Zone Police also retweeted the clarification by Srinagar Police.

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