TamilNadu govt. wants to link our Aadhaar Number with Social Media accounts and as the court has rightly warned, it violates the citizen’s fundamental Right to Privacy.
First they said, Aadhaar is for empowering citizens, now they are coming for total state surveillance. How is surveillance an empowerment to citizens?
Obviously, they want to conceal their motive of Surveillance under the name of National Security, Fake News, etc., since it will be appealing to the large number of people who are not educated about the functioning of Democracy.
Govt. of Kerala is conducting programmes in Schools teaching children how to spot fake news. https://indianexpress.com/article/india/kannur-rolls-out-satyameva-jayate-in-govt-schools-to-combat-menace-of-fake-news-5232059/
Software Freedom Law Center (SFLC) has also organized various program across India with respect to understanding mechanisms to countering Fake News. https://sflc.in/countering-misinformation-policies-and-solutions-new-delhi