Quebec health ministry

The Quebec health ministry forced to apologise after accidentally including a link to PornHub in its COVID-19 portal on Twitter. Image via Twitter @Unblktraveller

Oops! Quebec health ministry accidentally tweeted a Pornhub link

Quebec health ministry accidentally tweeted a link to a foot fetish PornHub video instead of a COVID-19 portal.

Quebec health ministry

The Quebec health ministry forced to apologise after accidentally including a link to PornHub in its COVID-19 portal on Twitter. Image via Twitter @Unblktraveller

Quebec’s health ministry accidentally tweeted a link on Thursday that was supposed to send users to the Canadian province’s COVID-19 portal but instead went to a page on adult video site Pornhub featuring foot fetishes.

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QUEBEC HEALTH MINISTRY QUICKLY FIX THE MISTAKE

The ministry quickly deleted the post after the mix-up was discovered.

“Due to a situation beyond our control, a link with inappropriate content was posted on our Twitter account,” it said in an email to AFP, adding that it was investigating.

The health ministry has more than 100,000 Twitter followers.

QUEBEC HEALH MINISTRY MISTAKE DIDN’T GO UNNOTICED

The incident, which did not go unnoticed by Internet users, provoked a range of reactions from amusement and annoyance to mockery.

Pornhub, one of the world’s most-trafficked websites, is based in Montreal and owned by MindGeek.

© Agence France-Presse