MLA alleges Deepika Padukone, Ranbir Kapoor, Vicky Kaushal ‘flaunting drugged state’ at party, Milind Deora refutes claims
An Akali Dal MLA has shared the video from Karan Johar’s house party, which was attended by celebs such as Deepika Padukone, Vicky Kaushal and Ranbir Kapoor, to claim that they were in ‘drugged state’. The claim has now been refuted.Updated: Jul 31, 2019 10:42 IST
Actors Deepika Padukone, Ranbir Kapoor, Vicky Kaushal, Arjun Kapoor, Malaika Arora, Shahid Kapoor, filmmaker Ayan Mukerji, among others, recently attended a party at Karan Johar’s house and the filmmaker shared a video as well. The same video was used by SAD MLA Manjinder Sirsa to claim that celebs were in a “drugged state”. While Twitter called out the politician for his baseless claim, Congress leader Milind Deora also refuted the claims and demanded an apology.
Sirsa tweeted. “#UDTABollywood - Fiction Vs Reality Watch how the high and mighty of Bollywood proudly flaunt their drugged state!! I raise my voice against #DrugAbuse by these stars. RT if you too feel disgusted @shahidkapoor @deepikapadukone @arjunk26 @Varun_dvn @karanjohar vickykaushal09.”
#UDTABollywood - Fiction Vs Reality— Manjinder S Sirsa (@mssirsa) July 30, 2019
Watch how the high and mighty of Bollywood proudly flaunt their drugged state!!
I raise my voice against #DrugAbuse by these stars. RT if you too feel disgusted @shahidkapoor @deepikapadukone @arjunk26 @Varun_dvn @karanjohar @vickykaushal09 pic.twitter.com/aBiRxwgQx9
Responding to the tweet, Milind Deora, refuted the claim while demanding an apology. He wrote, “My wife was also present that evening (and is in the video). Nobody was in a “drugged state” so stop spreading lies & defaming people you don’t know! I hope you will show the courage to tender an unconditional apology.”
My wife was also present that evening (and is in the video). Nobody was in a "drugged state" so stop spreading lies & defaming people you don’t know!— Milind Deora मिलिंद देवरा (@milinddeora) July 30, 2019
I hope you will show the courage to tender an unconditional apology https://t.co/Qv6FY3wNRk
While internet was busy debating over the politician’s claim, many came out to debunk his claims — from sharing zoomed-in shots from the video to explaining how people high on alcohol can have bloodshot eyes. Check out some of the responses:
Yes drugged...It's no casual party with jus alcohol... pic.twitter.com/G4sVjL8maL— TheWhiteCamel (@The_White_Camel) July 30, 2019
How? I thought they’d all be snorting lines of coke or something. Thanks for wasting everyone’s time.— Ishita Yadav (@IshitaYadav) July 30, 2019
That's reflection of ceiling light 🙄 pic.twitter.com/13I2aTOV2R— Riaz Ahmed (@karmariaz) July 30, 2019
It appears to be a privately organized party & perfectly normal. What's the hassle here?— Pramod Kumar Singh (@SinghPramod2784) July 30, 2019
Deepika’s husband Ranveer Singh and Ranbir’s girlfriend Alia Bhatt, however, did not attend the party. Ranveer is shooting for the Kabir Khan’s ’83 in London, while Alia was in Ooty, shooting for Sadak 2.
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First Published: Jul 31, 2019 09:35 IST