Dharma Productions boss Karan Johar remained tight-lipped in regards to the Bollywood-drug hyperlink probe as Republic Media Community questioned the producer-director as he was departing to Mumbai from Goa on Sunday.
Karan Johar’s occasion video from 2019 is underneath NCB’s lens because the company has taken up Manjinder Singh Sirsa’s criticism in regards to the gathering which featured prime Bollywood actors and celebrities. Within the clip, first posted by Johar on Instagram final yr, actors Deepika Padukone, Ranbir Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Arjun Kapoor, Malaika Arora, Vicky Kaushal, Shahid Kapoor amongst others will be seen partying collectively. The needle of suspicion is on one specific a part of the video the place Vicky Kaushal seems to be ‘sniffing’ and one thing resembling a white sample will be seen near him and Ayan Mukherji. Whereas some say that it’s a ‘substance’, others opine that it could be merely a mirrored image of sunshine.
On being questioned by Republic TV in regards to the Bollywood A-listers being named within the drug probe by the NCB, Karan Johar refused to disclose something at the same time as questions have been continually directed at him. This got here simply after the NCB obtained a forensic report in regards to the video.
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Karan Johar’s video authenticated
Republic Media Community sources on Sunday knowledgeable that the forensic report of the occasion video at Karan Johar’s residence in 2019 the place over which questions have been raised has been submitted to the NCB.
The report from the forensic division states that the video is genuine and hasn’t been doctored or edited, sources mentioned. A gathering can be referred to as over the identical the place the NCB crew led by NCB Deputy Director KPS Malhotra and DDG Mutha Ashok Jain will talk about this with NCB DG Rakesh Asthana to determine on the subsequent plan of action.
This comes a day after director-producer Karan Johar has quashed all claims and allegations that narcotics have been consumed at one of many events organised on the filmmaker’s house, calling the allegations false and baseless. On Friday, Johar shared a prolonged assertion on Instagram saying that neither he consumes narcotics nor does he encourage folks to make use of any such substance.
Within the assertion, Karan Johar categorically acknowledged that he has neither consumed medication nor supported their consumption
Watch Republic query Karan Johar within the video above.
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