Prime Minister Imran Khan met with official of Facebook to effectively tackle the misuse of social media.
PM Imran Khan highlighted the need of mechanism to handle the misuse of social media. However, he met with Facebook official, Simon Milner on Tuesday (yesterday). He discussed the need for mechanism to stop the spreading of hate content, violence, and fake news on social media.
Imran Khan discussed the issue with Vice President of Public Policy, Facebook Singapore, Simon Milner. However, Simon called on Imran Khan at PM office.
PM Special Assistants Iftikhar Durrani, Sayed Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari, and other officials were also present at the meeting.
Imran Khan said that Facebook has huge number of subscribers and it can play the key role in reviewing negative attempts that are threatening the social values and society. In addition, PM Imran also acknowledged the contribution of Facebook and social media towards spreading awareness on key issues among public.