The free ad posted by Craigslist has caused panic among the free users of the online classifieds site, a spokesperson from the site said.
The free ads on the site are from the United States, Canada and Britain, the spokesperson said.
A craigslist spokesperson said the company does not comment on specific advertisements.
The ad has been viewed by more than 1.8 million free users in India.
The craigslist ads have been viewed over 10 million times, the company said.
The craigs’ spokesperson said they are working on the issue and would update the community.
Craigslist is a search engine and ad agency.
It has about 100 million registered users.