Indian Navy bans usage of Facebook among Navy personnel
After seven personnel were caught leaking sensitive information to the Pakistani Intelligence agencies, Indian Navy has banned the usage of Facebook among naval personnel.
Smart phones are also prohibited in Indian naval bases,dockyards and on-board warships.
10 days back Andra Pradesh Police has unveiled details about a Pakistani spy racket which runs on social media by Pakistani Intelligence Operatives. Seven Indian Navy personnel were arrested in connection to this racket.
It is said that there are “honey traps” run through social media networks and these seven officials fell victims of these honey traps. The ban is imposed to avoid more personnel from falling victims to such honey traps.