Karan Johar celebrated his 50th birthday on 25 May at Yash Raj Studios. Almost the whole industry was invited to the party including, Farah Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Kriti Sanon, Ranbir Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, and Mouni Roy to name a few. As many celebrities present at the party tested positive for Covid 19, the ace producer’s birthday party was dubbed a Covid hotspot. Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Kartik Aaryan, and more than 50-55 guests tested positive for the virus after the bash.
The Koffee With Karan Host finally broke his silence and reacted to the allegations made at his starry party. He said he feels victimized as there were many events happening that week. In conversation with Film Companion, KJo explained that there were weddings, shoots, and events happing that week, then why he is blamed for this.
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He was quoted saying, “There were stories and media articles that said that it became a super-spreader. Now look, not to get technical about it but we don’t know who contracted it and when because there was a lot happening that week, even in the movie industry. There was another party, there were weddings, there were events, there were shoots, why blame me? Like everything, why does it come down to me?”
The list of people infected is still unknown but it includes many well-known celebrities according to Bollywood Hungama. The leading portal even quoted a source as saying, "Karan's close friends from the Bollywood film industry are Covid-infected after the party, although they are not revealing that they've tested positive."
We, wish a speedy recovery to all the celebs!
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