Oru Adaar Love actress Priya Prakash Varrier who has been trending for the last couple of days for her viral video, has landed in a controversy. A Muslim youth from Hyderabad has filed a complaint against the actress at Falaknuma Police Station for allegedly hurting the sentiments. In this report, which says that the song from Oru Adaar Love has hurt the sentiments of the Muslims, the makers of the movie have also been named. The report says that Manikya Malaraya Poovi, when translated into English, insults the Prophet.
Reacting to this, the director of the movie said that it is just a love song which doesn’t hurt any sentiments. While talking to media, the director said that all communities are singing the song and it will not be removed from the film, even if there is any pressure. Oru Adaar Love is directed by Omar Lulu, who shot to fame with the 2016 surprise hit Happy Wedding.
Composed by Shaan Rahman, the video resonated with many and filled the hearts of people with the nostalgia of high school romance.With her cute articulations and million-dollar grin, Priya’s performance has earned more than 1 million views, 50,000+ likes within the initial 20 hours of the melody upload on YouTube.
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— Priya Prakash Varrier (@priyapvarrier) February 13, 2018
Ever since the first video of the movie was released, Priya Prakash Varrier has become an internet sensation. Talking about her famous wink, the actress recently said in an interview that it was totally spontaneous and she never thought that video clip would become such a hit.
Muqeeth Khan, complainant against the Priya Varrier song, speaks to TIMES NOW pic.twitter.com/y3FShaFOf3
— TIMES NOW (@TimesNow) February 14, 2018
“Actually, the director wanted to capture something cute between me and my hero. So he told me if I can do the eyebrow thing and wink at him. I told him that I could give it a try. That’s how it worked out. It was spontaneous and we hadn’t planned anything,” Priya told NDTV.
The song which is titled Manikya Malaraya Poovi clip has been watched over 14 million times (and counting on YouTube). There has been a massive increase in Priya’s Instagram followers as well and the actress now has over 2.8 million followers.