Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Thursday urged all to refrain from making any post on social networking sites without judging the authenticity.

"Rumour is like a matchbox. A devastating fire can be originated from a single stick and rumour works the same way, which also can destroy the social and political stability of a country," he said.

The Home Minister came up with the remarks while inaugurating an awareness advertisement (TVC) against rumour with the slogan 'Stop Lies, Know the Truth' at the media centre of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in the city's Karwan Bazar area.

"Now, we're passing a time where people can easily be involved in spreading rumours which is a criminal offence. Those who are involved in it wil...