While the politicians have been arguing about the need to curb the misuse of social media during elections, the voters are also worried about the misuse of some news channels during the elections to promote a particular party/to spread fake news & info and to polarise voters.
With so many news channels, we have as many exit polls, each one of them predicting a different result on May 15th. People have started questioning the modus operandi, methods adopted, the basis of analysis of these exit polls. Soon people will lose faith in these exit polls! Mail Today cartoon.
The coverage of Sridevi’s death by many of Indian news channels reveals the ugly TRP rush to sensationalise an inconclusive case. Mail Today cartoon