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Whatsapp seem to be testing another weapon in it arsenal to battle spread of fake news by labelling a message forward more than five times or more.
It was reported that in a new beta version of it Android app whatsapp added count of how many times a message has been forwarded label the mean on its own this feature will alert user about viral messages
Although it would have made more sense if whatsapp can track thr source of misinformation the platform but message are encrypted end to end. But this is a good one from whatsapp.