News YouTube deletes 2,500 China linked channels for spreading disinformation

YouTube deletes 2,500 China linked channels for spreading disinformation

Most liked Indian songs on YouTubeGoogle has deleted more than 2,500 YouTube channel having ties with People’s Republic of China engaged in spreading disinformation on the platform, as reported by Reuters.

Google said that the channels were removed between April and June “as part of our ongoing investigation into coordinated influence operations linked to China.”

The channels generally posted “spammy, non-political content,” but a small subset touched on politics, the company said in a quarterly bulletin on disinformation operations.

Also Read:- Acko tied up with Amazon India, now insure your vehicle through Amazon Pay

Last month Twitter also took the similar action and suspended more than 23,000 thousands Chinese backed accounts for spreading misinformation on Hong Kong protest, Covid-19 etc.

It was very hypocritical that China banned almost all western social media apps in the country, but on the other hand they shamelessly used these social media apps to spread their political propaganda’s.

Aditya Raj
Writer & Co-founder of InfotOnline.

More articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Must Read

How to order a custom Mac in India from Apple Store ?

Recently, Apple announced and launched the online Apple Store Online in India. This launch brings a...

Match 7, CSK VS DC : “Slow start and team balance not right, ” explains Dhoni after their loss to DC by 44 runs

Match 7, CSK vs DC CSK skipper MS Dhoni hints at slow start and team combination played a part in their loss to Delhi Capitals...

Dream11 IPL 2020 : This picture of MS Dhoni and Prithvi Shaw will win your heart

Cricket is often called a "Gentlemen game" and MS Dhoni has proved time and again why he is often been known for his humility...

What is the truth behind Sunil Gavaskar’s comment on Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli ?

After Royal Challengers Bangalore's defeat against Kings XI Punjab, questions are being raised on Indian Captain Virat Kohli and his teammates. The sheer dominance...