Nichkhun’s older brother, Nichan has tweeted an apology and deleted a previous supportive tweet message for his younger brother.
On July 26, Nichkhun’s siblings, including Nichan, had tweeted a supportive message
to Nichkhun, who is facing issues stemming from his recent DUI vehicle
crash. In it, a picture of Nichkhun’s siblings with post-it messages of
encouragement was revealed intended to support Nichkhun.
the tweet and picture drew out more criticisms from netizens who felt
the method was insensitive to Nichkhun’s crash victim and the victim′s
family and felt the siblings were making light of a serious situation.
after, the previous tweet by Nichan was seemingly deleted and a new
tweet made by Nichan in which he wrote, “I apologize to the injured
person, his family, and the Korean people for my recent tweet. I only
wanted to cheer up my brother because he was so deeply in pain and
despair but I should have been more thoughtful and cautious about people
who are related to this accident. I′m so sorry.”
apologetic tweet however continued to bring a tepid response from
netizens with comments such as, “After injuring a person it’s funny how
you can take a playful picture while flashing victory signs and then
suddenly apologize again after the situation worsens. I’m amazed you can
even think to take a picture like that and post it in this kind of