New Delhi, Sept 8: Recently, the Supreme Court in a landmark decision decriminalised homosexuality by declaring Section 377, the penal provision which criminalised gay sex, as "manifestly arbitrary".
The decision has spread a wave of cheer across all communities. Many Bollywood celebrities welcomed the historic decision by the Apex Court. And, most of them made sure to express their happiness via tweet.
Karan Johar also expressed his opinion on this landmark decision. Here is what Karan Johar said:
"Historical judgment!!!! So proud today! Decriminalising homosexuality and abolishing #Section377 is a huge thumbs up for humanity and equal rights! The country gets its oxygen back!," tweeted Karan Johar.
Now rumours are rife that after the verdict by SC, Karan Johar and Manish Malhotra may announce their rumoured relationship to the whole world. It is a no secret that Karan and Manish share a close bond and are one of the best friends in the film industry. Earlier, rumours mills had already gone into an overdrive and reported that the two are more than just good friends.
t is no secret that Karan Johar and Manish Malhotra are the best of friends. Hours ago, the rumour mills went into an overdrive and churned out story after story that the two were more than just friends. What sparked the speculation, you ask? A harmless 'like' by Manish Malhotra on a fan's comment. Now comes the most interesting question.. What sparked these rumours? It was a harmless like by Manish Malhotra on a fan's comment.
It all began like this:
When Karan turned 46, Manish shared a picture with the filmmaker on Instagram. "Happy happy birthday my dearest bestest friend @karanjohar have a wonderful year ahead. 25 years of friendship and working together..and many more years to come and may you keep making the most wonderful films and keep being the spirited person that you are #karanjohar #friendship #friendslikefamily #Bff @mmalhotraworld," Manish captioned it.
Seeing the thread, an Instagram user commented, "You guys are the cutest couple." The designer liked the comment, and it set tongues wagging and led people to speculation his 'like' as a confirmation that he is in fact in a relationship with Karan.
However, later on it all turned out to be a speculation as Manish Malhotra rubbished all these rumours. Manish said, "It's just ridiculous, Karan is like a brother to me."