Published: January 14, 2018 6:54 pm
Director General of Jammu and Kashmir Police S P Vaid today said that social media outreach had helped the force counter the propaganda of subversive elements and improve the security situation in the state.
“Social media was misused to a large extent in 2016 to mislead the public and we managed to counter it to a large extent. Our effort to bring into a positive narrative helped in improving the situation to a large extent,” Vaid said, addressing passing–out-cum-attestation parade of 911 recruits at the Subsidiary Training Centre in Talwara here.
He said the police department set up media cells in all district headquarters, opened 26 Facebook pages at district police level, 189 Facebook pages at police station level, 31 Twitter handles,…