5G masts are being set ablaze in the UK after there was an online conspiracy theory linking the towers to the coronavirus pandemic.
BBC reports that about three towers were set ablaze last week, and police and fire service were called to extinguish the flames.
Speculations and conspiracy theories link the 5G and spread of the coronavirus have been spread primarily on social media.
These false and misleading claims are being passed across lots of Facebook groups where thousands of members are claiming the 5G technology is harmful.
Another theory allergies that, the coronavirus started from Wuhan due to the recently rolled out 5G. And it is now spreading to other cities using 5G.
Could these claims be actually true?. Investigations are currently being carried out to discover the truth