- A spokeswoman for Kareena Kapoor Khan said she was “very responsible”.
- Bollywood star contracted Covid after dinner at Karan Johar’s house
- It is said that Sima Khan, who was coughing at dinner, transmitted it
A spokesperson for actress Kareena Kapoor Khan said she was “extremely responsible” but contracted Covid at an “intimate dinner”, amid an escalating debate over two Bollywood dinners described as “hot spots”.
Kareena Kapoor Khan and her friend and actress Amrita Arora, the two stars of the movie “”Wonderful life of Bollywood wives– Seema Khan and Maheep Kapoor – They tested positive after attending a dinner at director Karan Johar’s home in Mumbai on December 8.
A spokeswoman for Kareena Kapoor refers to ‘one person’ at the party who ‘looked ill and was coughing’, and ‘should have been responsible enough not to attend dinner’.
BMC said designer Sima Khan – wife of Sohail Khan – was the one who took the Covid test first. Reports said she was coughing at the party.
When her results came back positive, Kareena Kapoor and Amrita Arora got tested.
At least 12 other people, including guests at that dinner, have been tested for Covid.
“Kareena has been very responsible throughout the lockdown. She was careful every time she went out. Sadly, this time she and Amrita Arora contracted Covid for an intimate dinner where a few friends gathered to catch up. A big party as reported. Among that group, it was There was one person who seemed sick and was coughing, and he eventually passed it on. That person should have been responsible enough not to attend dinner and endanger others,” the spokesperson said.
“Once she tested positive, she went into quarantine and followed the necessary precautions and protocols to deal with the case. It is not fair to blame her and say that she was irresponsible and let her guards down. Kareena is a responsible citizen and also has the concern and care for her family.”
Kareena Kapoor and a few others at Karan Johar’s party were also popular at another dinner, hosted by Anil Kapoor’s daughter Rhea Kapoor.
Pictures posted on Instagram showed the group that also included Kareena Kapoor’s sister Karisma Kapoor, Amrita Arora’s sister Malaika Arora and designer Masaba Gupta.
They are believed to be among the eight or nine guests at Karan Johar’s house just a day later.