Kwon Min-ah, a former member of the group AOA, has been embroiled in controversy after posting a picture of her smoking in a hotel room, which is a non-smoking area.
On the 6th, Minah Kwon posted several photos of herself with a non-celebrity boyfriend who said that she was recently dating, along with the words “Congratulations on your 1st birthday” on her Instagram.
In the photo, Kwon Min-ah is posing for drawing a heart from behind her boyfriend. In particular, one of Kwon Min-ah’s hands is holding a lit cigarette.
Netizens who saw the photo pointed out, “Isn’t the hotel room non-smoking?” To which, Minah Kwon replied, “No, no,” and “I got a smoking room.”
However, when it was revealed that the hotel where the photo was taken is a hotel located in Yongsan-gu, Seoul, and that the hotel operates all rooms as non-smoking rooms, Min-ah Kwon’s lies were revealed. In the end, Kwon Min-ah deleted the post.
Afterwards, Kwon Min-ah posted another picture except for a picture of her boyfriend’s face and a picture of him holding a cigarette with a cigarette.
Afterwards, a netizen said, “I made a complaint to the hotel over the phone, and also sent a photo of evidence by e-mail. The hotel said sorry and thank you for reporting it. They didn’t know that a celebrity stayed.”
Smoking indoors is subject to a fine of 100,000 won for violating the National Health Promotion Act.
Kwon Minah was at the center of controversy last year when she revealed that she had been harassed for years by Jimin, who was the leader during her AOA group activities last year. Afterwards, while communicating with fans through social media, news became known that he had recently tried to make an extreme choice after struggling with the controversy over his ex-boyfriend’s legs. Recently, he appeared on a YouTube channel and complained about being sexually assaulted when he was 14. The Busan Metropolitan Police Agency has launched an investigation into the case.
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