Team Kareena Kapoor Khan Says Guest At Karan Johar Dinner Was Coughing, Passed It On


Kareena Kapoor Khan on Monday examined constructive for Covid.


  • Kareena Kapoor Khan was “extraordinarily accountable”, mentioned her spokesperson
  • The Bollywood star contracted Covid after a dinner at Karan Johar’s home
  • Seema Khan, who was coughing on the dinner, is claimed to have handed it on


Actor Kareena Kapoor Khan had been “extraordinarily accountable” however contracted Covid at an “intimate dinner”, a spokesperson has mentioned amid a snowballing controversy over two Bollywood dinners billed as “hotspots”.

Kareena Kapoor Khan, her buddy and actor Amrita Arora, and two stars of “The Fabulous Lives Of Bollywood Wives” – Seema Khan and Maheep Kapoor – have examined constructive after they attended a dinner at filmmaker Karan Johar’s Mumbai residence on December 8. Their buildings have been sealed by Mumbai’s civic physique BMC (Brihanmumbai Municipal Company).

Kareena Kapoor’s spokesperson factors at “one particular person” on the occasion “who appeared unwell and was coughing”, and “ought to have been accountable sufficient to not attend the dinner”.

It was designer Seema Khan – the spouse of Sohail Khan — who took the Covid take a look at first, BMC has mentioned. Studies mentioned she was coughing on the occasion.

When her outcomes returned constructive, Kareena Kapoor and Amrita Arora obtained themselves examined.

At the least 12 extra, together with friends at that dinner, have been examined for Covid.

“Kareena has been extraordinarily accountable all through the lockdown interval. She has been cautious each time she’s stepped out. Sadly, this time she and Amrita Arora contracted Covid at an intimate dinner the place a couple of associates had gathered to catch up. It wasn’t an enormous occasion as was reported. Amongst that group, there was one one who appeared unwell and was coughing, and who finally handed it on. This particular person ought to have been accountable sufficient to not attend the dinner and put others in danger,” the spokesperson mentioned.

“As quickly as she examined constructive she has quarantined herself and is following the mandatory precautions and protocols to take care of the situation. It isn’t honest to place the blame on her and say that she has been irresponsible and let her guards down. Kareena is a accountable citizen and in addition has the priority and look after safeguarding her household,” he added.

Kareena Kapoor and some others at Karan Johar’s occasion have been additionally widespread to a different dinner, hosted by Anil Kapoor’s daughter Rhea Kapoor.

Photos posted on Instagram confirmed the group that additionally featured Kareena Kapoor’s sister Karisma Kapoor, Amrita Arora’s sister Malaika Arora and designer Masaba Gupta.

They’re believed to be among the many eight or 9 friends at Karan Johar’s residence only a day later.