Web Desk (24 News) —The Securities & Exchange Commission of Pakistan’s SECP has taken action against a number of anonymous individuals who were running fake Facebook pages with the name of (SECP), revealed 24 News HD on Saturday. The social media pages were being run from 5 different accounts for various purposes.
According to sources, employees of SECP are also involved in misuse of the SECP name on social media. The employee has been traced for his involvement so far.
The social media page was being run out of Peshawar, as per reports. A private company, based in Rawalpindi, misused SECP’s name and logo on Facebook for months. Information regarding different programs, stock exchange and advertisements were also manipulated to suit agendas, it is learnt.