Persistent Systems has conducted an investigation into the claims made in the recent article Tek Fog: An App With BJP Footprints for Cyber Troops to Automate Hate, Manipulate Trends published in The Wire by Ayushman Kaul and Devesh Kumar on 06 January 2022. Based on our investigation to date, we determined that Persistent Systems has had no interactions or conducted any business with Tek Fog, Mohalla Tech Pvt. Ltd or ShareChat.
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