Another serious DNA newspaper flaw

farhan akhtar

Can you guess the name of this person ? He's a famous bollywood actor, inspiring millions of youths. While reading the DNA newspaper edition of 2nd Feb 2013, I came across this picture. Two striking things about this picture were, one - the actor was in Pune on 1st Feb and second he was in the college where I studied my Computer Science for 4 years - Singhad College of Engineering.

He was here for the Sinhgad Karandak - a 40 day sports and cultural event. He's known for the top notch movies like : Dil Chahta Hai ( directorial debut ) portraying the Indian youth generation, Rock-ON and Zindagi na Milegi Dobara and many more. So the question is if he's so famous, how could someone mistype the entire name ? Spell errors are acceptable but his news in the DNA newspaper was a complete bizzare ... Read the news below :

farhan khan dna news

He was mentioned as "Farhan Khan" instead of "Farhan Akhtar" .... these are two different bollywood personalities ( Farah Khan is a female Indian director ). News & Journalism marketing in India is filled with lot of players and if DNA (which has just completed 5 years) needs to succeed , such mistakes can't be ignored. I am sure Farhan Akhtar may not have liked this ...

See it for yourself here : Digital Edition of DNA Pune - 2nd FEB 2013

Related reading : Why one should not use stock photos


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