BBC Blunders With Queen Elizabeth II Death Tweet

June 3, 2015 4:08 PM

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BBC Blunders With Queen Elizabeth II Death Tweet

London: A rogue tweet by a BBC journalist after a rehearsal for royal deaths today sparked frenzied rumours on the social media that Queen Elizabeth II had died, forcing the corporation to issue an embarrassing apology.

Ahmen Khawaja, a reporter for BBC Urdu, sent out a tweet saying: "Queen Elizabeth [sic] has died."

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