British Airways Stops Using Buddha Images

Date 2000/11/5 22:47:02 | Topic: Hindu Press International


Source: The Hindu, Nov 3rd, 2000





COLOMBO, SRI LANKA: British Airways has stopped using images of Buddha to promote its business class following protests from Sri Lankan travellers, airline officials said here today. Sri Lankan expatriates had launched a campaign on the internet to call for a boycott of BA for using Buddha images in advertisements. The airlines has now withdrawn the images.







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