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Election Commission asks Delhi Police to investigate 'fake news' about online voting rights to NRIs
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Election Commission asks Delhi Police to investigate 'fake news' about online voting rights to NRIs

Asking police to investigate the matter, the EC said its logo was used on social media to "mislead" people. The EC said the "fake news" was violative of IPC Section 505 dealing with rumour-mongering and attempts to spread alarm among people.