Q.7)Lack of laws to control issues of “fake news” can cause spread of misinformation. In this regard, discuss how the issues of “Deep Fakes” can be prevented.

Why this question:

Incidents of fake news are increasing every day and deep fakes have become a big threat.

Key demand of the Question:

Need of laws to deal with fake news especially deep fakes.


Discuss: back up the answer by carefully selected evidence to make a case for and against an argument, or point out the advantages and disadvantages of the given context and finally arrive at a conclusion.


Introduce fake news and deep fakes.


In the first part mention the consequences of fake news. Support by giving examples.

In the next part mention the mechanism of deep fakes, the concerns caused by it and how it is very difficult to detect especially for common people and how it can be threatening for the democratic fabric and the harmony in the society

Explain the methods to overcome the challenges posed by fake news and deep fakes.


Conclude by giving a way forward how the government can control the menace of fake news and deep fakes.