Reactions are pouring in on Aryan Khan’s arrest and most of them are targeting Shah Rukh Khan and his son for their ‘arrogance of money’. Celebs pick between media and Twitter trials Suniel Shetty, Salman Khan and others have shown solidarity with Khan. Now, add Shashi Tharoor to that list.
At present, Aryan Khan has been taken into custody by NCB till 7 October. As expected, Twitter is flooded with related trends Aryan and Shahrukh. While some people are calling Aryan and Shahrukh drug addicts, their fans are showing support to the Khan family.
Reacting to all the media chaos, Indian National Congress Party’s Shashi Tharoor (Member of Parliament from Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala) has tweeted, criticizing the media and netizens for Shah Rukh Khan’s witch-hunting.
He tweeted, “I’m not a fan of recreational drugs and have never tried one, but now I’m back on the horrific epic displayed by @iamsrk on the witch-hunt on my son’s arrest. Have some sympathy guys. Public. The glare is bad enough; it doesn’t take a 23-year-old’s face to be rubbed with joy.”
I’m not a fan of recreational drugs and I’ve never tried one, but I’m now back by the horrific epicure displayed by witch-hunters @iamsrk Have some sympathy on the arrest of your son, friends. Public glare is bad enough; There’s no need to happily rub a 23-year-old’s face in this.
— Shashi Tharoor (@shashi tharoor) 4 October 2021
For those who don’t know, Shah Rukh Khan’s elder son was detained on board the cruise liner, Cordelia, which was carrying around 800-1000 people. In the raids conducted by the NCB, Aryan was accused of drug abuse, sale and purchase.
Aryan along with two others, Munmun Dhamecha and Arbaaz Merchant, has been sent to NCB custody till October 7. During the raid on Saturday, the NCB seized around Rs 1.3 lakh in cash, including 5 grams of mephedrone, 21 grams of charas, 22 tablets of MDMA and 13 grams of cocaine.
Aryan was produced in the fort court along with others on Sunday. Starkid was accompanied by Advocate Satish Manshinde.