Noor-ul-Islam, a driver for a family in
The ad has been running for weeks in
The number, displayed on the incoming call screen featured in the ad, is in use by Noor-ul-Islam.
A Samsung official told
"Almost daily teenagers call me: Â€˜Hi, Omar!' or Â€˜How's it going, Omar?'" said Noor-ul-Islam.
"It's ok, no problem. I'm not angry, it's just a simple mistake. And I know the kids are just playing around. I say Â€˜hi' back and tell them it's not Omar. They hang up or I hang up after that. Each time it's a different caller, mostly teens."
The father-of-three added that he is yet to see the ad.
Noor-ul-Islam said has been using the number for three years, given to him by a member of the family he works for, he said.
Meanwhile, the creative for any future ads have been amended, said
"It has been brought to our attention that the GALAXY S4 Zoom advertisement currently running across the
"When developing advertisements where a mock telephone number is featured, to the best of our knowledge, we ensure that these numbers are out of use.
"Before the advertisement was approved we tested the number and found that the number did not exist. Upon finding out that the number is now in use, we have been in contact with the individual and apologised for the inconvenience caused.
"We have also amended the creative for any advertisements that we may use in the future."
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