It has been brought to the notice of Dialog Axiata PLC (Dialog) that a news item captioned “Dialog Axiata campaigning …” containing false and malicious allegations against the Company has been circulated on social media since 24 August 2019. Dialog is a Public Listed Company which operates under the highest levels of public transparency with respect to its operations and financials as required by the listing rules of the Colombo Stock Exchange. The Company confirms that all allegations directed at the Company in the said news item are false and fabricated with intent which is clearly malicious. The Company has initiated action through the relevant authorities under the provisions of the criminal and civil laws of Sri Lanka which protect citizens and entities against fake news, hate speech and defamation.
The 'Dialog customer reward program' message circulating on certain websites promising a Samsung Galaxy S10 or an Apple iPhone X in exchange for a survey did not originate from Dialog. Please refrain from clicking on or sharing such messages.