On March 12, a netizen left a comment on Hara's Instagram, asking if she has any relations to the controversial figure. The netizen stated, "Hara, you were a classmate with the Great Seungtsby. Do you have any relation? Or do you go somewhere else?"
Hara firmly replied, "I have no relations whatsoever."
Seungri and Hara are both known to be from Gwangju and went to the same academy.