Previously, the netizens went on speculating about the relationship after V and chairman Choi’s daughter attended an exhibition together.
To support the rumor, the netizens added that V also wears a bracelet that is by a brand launched by the ‘Paradise Group’ president’s daughter.
However, the moment the rumor started to build up, HYBE intervened and said that,
“V and the family of chairman Choi Yoon Jung are only acquaintances, the dating rumors are not true.”
Additionally, V responded to the rumors via Weverse expressing utmost distress and frustration.
As the situation developed, thousands of the fans also came in to support V, calling out the people to leave him alone. One person wrote,
“He seemed really upset.” Another said, “he’s not dating her, leave him alone.”