Prabal Gurung, the popular New York-based Nepalese designer recently wished Karan Johar on his birthday. On his birthday, Prabal added a tweet on his Twitter handle alongside a picture of the duo. He then captioned the picture as, 'Pyaar Kiya to drana kya'. Soon, this picture and his caption went viral on social media.
People have started making their speculations about the relationship between Karan and Gurung. Prabal once again released a statement on Twitter in order to give his clarification over the post. He said, 'Can we have some humor and levity, please. I feel very saddened and disappointed to need to say this, but to officially set the record straight: I am not in a romantic relationship with Karan Johar.'
He posted a lengthy statement on Twitter and wrote, 'No, I am not dating @karanjohar He is my dearest friend, mentor, buddy and a big brother. Pls. Kindly read the attachment with my statement and hopefully, we can lay it all to rest. Wish you all nothing but the best and love XPG.'
In his statement, he even added, 'We’ve seen each other through our respective highs and lows. Karan is someone I deeply admire and respect. Not only has he been there for me, but he’s also been there for my family as well. I admire his wit, compassion, and empathy for this world.'
Besides this, Gurung also wrote that he has great love towards Karan but as a friend. He said, 'these reasons and many, many more is why I love Karan but as a friend, like a big brother, as someone who I can always count on. To misconstrue my deep love for Karan as a romantic relationship is immature, unfounded and frankly very damaging in the 21st century - In this time of incredible divisiveness and othering that is happening all over the world.'
Speaking about the work front, Karan is currently working on three upcoming projects in Bollywood. Speaking about the work front, Karan is currently working on three upcoming projects in Bollywood.