Divya Khosla Kumar Speaks In Favor Of Bhushan Kumar Against Sonu Nigam
Divya Khosla Kumar Releases a Video Message: The War Has Begun
Divya Khosla Kumar, wife of Bhushan Kumar who is the owner of T-series has come forward openly to defend her husband by sharing a 11:50 minutes video.
Recently, it all started when famed playback singer Sonu Nigam shared a video on his YouTube channel and alleged Bhushan Kumar for the mafia working in the music industry.
Sonu’s allegation about Nepotism
In the video, Divya pointed out the Deewana singer and said, "You (Sonu) are such a legend. How many people have you given a break to? No one." Divya also clarified that 97% people working in her company ‘T-series’are outsiders, and not industry kids."
Sonu’s early career and T-series
Talking about Sonu’s career, Divya recalled the struggling days of the singer and said, "He used to sing in Delhi’s Ramleela for Rs 5. It was there that Gulshan Kumar spotted him, recognised his talent and gave him a flight ticket to Mumbai." Moreover, another person was called during the video, Sheru, the cook for T-series since 1988. Sheru recalled the times when Sonu Nigam visited Gulshan Kumar during his struggling time.
Sonu Nigam, Bhushan Kumar and Abu Salim
The director Divya pointed out the claim which Kal Ho Na Ho singer put on Bhushan Kuma that he came to him requesting to sing the song ‘Deewana.’ as T-series was going down. Divya further continued her point, “When Gulshan Kumar was assassinated, Sonu Nigam left T-Series and joined another music company instead of helping Bhushan Kumar during T-Series’ trying times.”On Sonu’s claim about Bhushan Kumar that he came to him to seek refugee from gangster Abu Salim, she asked, “Why would Bhushan come to you to save himself from Abu Salem? Did Sonu Nigam ji have relations with Abu Salem?" Later on, she demanded for an investigation into this matter too.
While captioning the video, Divya wrote, “The bitter truth #Sonunigam (sic)."
Sonu Nigam’s claim on #MeToo
Divya denied all the allegations about Bhushan Kumar’s character and declared them fabricated as when the police investigated the case it was null and void. She asked Sonu, “#MeToo is such an important campaign, but some people are using it to malign other's image. I want to ask you, Sonu ji, what is #MeToo? Should I accuse you of #MeToo? Should I say you are a #MeToo rapist? Will you turn into a #MeToo rapist then?"
Divya receiving threats after Sonu’s video came out
She opened up about the threats which the whole family is receiving after Sonu's vieo got viral. She said, "I'm receiving rape threats, Bhushan is getting death threats and my son is being threatened on social media. Why should I tolerate all this?"
Concluding her detailed video message Divya openly challenged Sonu by saying, “The war is on.”