05 Dec '11, 3am

Rumours of HIV-infected drinks in Malaysia are untrue, says Pepsi

Rumours of HIV-infected drinks in Malaysia are untrue, says Pepsi

An SMS has been circulating that Pepsi products are contaminated with HIV but Permanis Sandilands Sdn Bhd has clarified that this is a hoax. -- PHOTO: AP PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - An SMS has been circulating that Pepsi products are contaminated with HIV but Permanis Sandilands Sdn Bhd has clarified that this is a hoax. Its marketing vice-president Hemalatha Ragavan said there was no truth to it. She urged people not to believe such claims. 'This SMS started circulating in India in July and even there, no one believed it,' she said on Sunday. The SMS reads: 'for d next few days, do not drink any product from pepsi company like pepsi, tropicana juice, slice, 7up , coca cola, etc,,as a worker from the company has added his blood contaminated with HIV. watch NDtv ...please 4ward this 2 every 1 u care about.....ok. Please note seriously.'

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