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Complainant Name:
Mrs Preethi von den Driesch

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Observer

Complaint:
Mrs Preethi von den Driesch, a Sri Lankan living in Germany, complained that an article had inaccurately stated that Britain was providing 58 million to help Zimbabwes starving citizens. Actually the amount of financial aid being sent by Britain amounted to 38 million.

Resolution:
The newspaper offered to publish a clarification on the point.

Report: 61



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