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Beware While Forwarding Piracy Videos On Whatsapp

By - April 27, 2017 - 04:20 PM IST

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The moment you receive any leaked video of a newly released film, you would be keen to share it with your friends and near ones. WhatsApp has become the best tool for that. But never do that. Here is the word of caution to refrain from it.
 
Recently, many received a leaked scene from Baahubali 2 via forwards on WhatsApp. But if any compliant is booked and the action is taken, almost everyone who forwarded are prone to face the legal action. So, whenever you get such video from your friend, dont share it further, but also advise your friend to stop it. 
 
Sources reveal that WhatsApp conversations are no more completely private, but go into the purview of the police in selected cases. So whoever forwards any Piracy video would be booked under anti piracy act. Whatever be the number of such culprits, law may bring them under the criminal act. 
 
As such, it is not easy to hide or escape from the law because mobile numbers are linked to everything these days, so the identity and addresses of the individuals can be traced easily. So, the best way to stay safe is, don’t just forward such pirated videos and educate all those who send it to you as well.