Ufone initiates investigation into illegal tweets

ISLAMABAD: A mobile phone operator in the country, Ufone on Friday said it has initiated a full-fledged investigation into how inappropriate tweets were posted using its official Twitter account.

The Company would take strict action against those held responsible.

In a statement issued here, Ufone said it deeply regrets recent posting of inappropriate and irresponsible tweets, using its official Twitter account illegally by someone.

“We categorically state the said tweets do not in any manner represent our position or opinion. We are a responsible, law abiding and apolitical organization that is committed to serving its customers at all times,” the statement said.

The Company said though the errant tweets were removed from its Twitter account, some copies and screen shots of the earlier posts are being spread on Internet for which “We really feel very sorry but it is beyond our control to remove these copies.”-APP