Today, we received an urgent warning from the State Prosecutor's Office for all citizens and residents of the country. Attention this month and the danger that is happening in it.
In this context, the State Prosecutor's Office has warned, through its accounts on social media, against falling under the threat of legal accountability as a result of the drift behind the launch of false rumors and the making of pranks that harm society due to what is known as "April Fools".
Noting that, the Public Prosecution indicated that rumors negatively affect society, harm public interests, spread negative spirit and disturb public security, confirming that launching them is a crime punishable by law with imprisonment for a period of no less than a year for anyone who intentionally broadcasts false or tendentious news, data, or rumors. Exciting advertisements if this would disturb public security, throw terror among people, or harm the public interest, in accordance with Article 198 bis of the Federal Penal Code.