The Government of Pakistan has advised to put a ban on all social media services that includes Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and YouTube during office hours as Government employees are exceesively using it.
Information Technology Board of Pakistan ensure to build a separate app to fight fake news on social media and to maintain the good will of the government organizations.
Information Technology Board of Pakistan also declared that the employees aren’t just spending time on social media, they’re even conducting their part-time business as well.
This is also told that Government of Pakistan is creating their own app to use instead of Facebook or Whatsapp. The new app will be called the “Govt App”.
The ban is also linked with the recent attack on Whatsapp of some government officials.