MOSCOW, October 5 (RAPSI) – Over 8,000 fake reports about coronavirus have been revealed on social networks since the start of April, according to a member of the Russian Civic Chamber’s Media and Mass Comminications Commission Yekaterina Mizulina.

The false information mainly concerned bans on closure of entries into Russian cities and the infection spreal in the army, she said during a roundtable conference of the foreign social media regulation in Russia on Monday.

All these fakes alarmed the public, she added.