Actor Kareena Kapoor Khan had been “extraordinarily accountable” however contracted Covid at an “intimate dinner”, a spokesperson quoted by Filmfare has mentioned amid a snowballing controversy over two Bollywood dinners.
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 optimistic after they attended a dinner at filmmaker Karon Johar’s Mumbai residence on December 8. Their buildings have been sealed by Mumbai’s civic physique BMC (Brihanmumbai Municipal Company).
At least 12 extra, together with visitors at that dinner, have been examined for Covid.
Kareena Kapoor’s spokesperson blamed “one individual” within the social gathering “who appeared unwell and was coughing”. Unconfirmed studies counsel Seema Khan, who was coughing on the social gathering, took the Covid check first.
“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 mates had gathered to catch up. It wasn’t a giant social gathering as was reported. Amongst that group, there was one one who appeared unwell and was coughing, and who ultimately handed it on. This individual ought to have been accountable sufficient to not attend the dinner and put others in danger,” the spokesperson advised Filmfare.
“As quickly as she examined optimistic she has quarantined herself and is following the mandatory precautions and protocols to cope with the situation. It’s not 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 likewise has the priority and take care of safeguarding her household,” he added.
Kareena Kapoor and some others at Karan Johar’s social gathering have been additionally frequent to a different dinner, hosted by Anil Kapoor’s daughter Rhea Kapoor.
Pictures 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 visitors at Karan Johar’s residence only a day later.