Sehwag's sarcastic tweet backfires

Virender Sehwag mistook Emirates airlines for a UAE news website, Emirates 24|7, while tweeting about the latter misidentifying Sushant Singh Rajput, the actor who played Mahendra Singh Dhoni, as the actual Dhoni.

Virender Sehwag's sarcastic tweet on Emirates airlines backfired.   -  PTI

Virender Sehwag, as he most often does these days, made a sarcastic tweet, this time on Emirates airlines. He thought they'd mistook actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who played Mahendra Singh Dhoni in his biopic, as the actual Dhoni. So, he tweeted:





But it turned out that @emirates247 wasn't the Emirates airline company, it was a UAE news site, Emirates 24|7. The site reported that Dhoni was replaced by Virat Kohli as India’s limited-overs captain with an image of Rajput.

Emirates airlines cleared the air with this tweet: