AIB Knockout had been trending in social media from very next minute, it was published on YouTube. The event was organized in Mumbai on December 2014 and the video was published on YouTube last week.
The Roast was first of it kind in India, but its presence started in New York in 1949 at Friars Club. So whats a Roast, may be everyone who had seen the video have some idea about it, actually it an event in which a individual or a guest(roastee) is subjected to good natured jokes or insult intended to amuse the audience. The show will be hosted by a "Roast master". The "roastee" is able to take the jokes in good humour and not as criticism or insult. The Roastee sometime are also accompanied by friends or family who can also receive some of the treatment. The person attended the roast is called as "roasted".
So what happened in AIB Knockout . The Roast master of the show was Karan Johar and the Roastees where Ranveer Singh and Arjun Kapoor, organized by comedy collective All India Bakchod(AIB) in the presence of 4 thousand people. The video of the event went viral with about 4 million views in 4 days.
The whole event was controversial because for the obscene language and content. Now the video had sparked up many issues when different organizations including Maharastra Navnirman Sena (MNS) and Brahman Ekta Seva Sansthan expressed their protest against the show, the latter had even filed a case at Sakinaka Police Station on Monday.
Now the organizer had also removed the videos from their channel due to th issues. With the difference in opinion about the event among the public, let wait to see how the issues will be sorted out.