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Complainant Name:
Mr Rohan Agalawatta

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Daily Mail

Complaint:

Mr Rohan Agalawatta complained to the Press Complaints Commission that an article which reported comedians' favourite jokes from the Edinburgh Fringe had inaccurately attributed a joke to him, in breach of Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors' Code of Practice.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved after the PCC negotiated the amendment of the article online, to attribute the joke to the comedian who had in fact supplied it.

Date Published: 06/11/2013



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