Mumbai: A complaint has been filed against makers of the song Manikya Malaraya Poovi featuring Malayalam actress Priya Prakash Varrier, for hurting sentiments of Muslims.
A group of youth from the Farooq Nagar area have reportedly filed a complaint with the Falaknuma police station in Hyderabad. The police took the written complaint and now investigation is underway.
According to a report in ANI, Syed Faiyaz, ACP Falaknuma said, “We received complaint from a few men that upcoming movie Manikya Malaraya Poovi’s viral song’s lyrics is hurting sentiments of Muslims. They haven’t submitted a video proof & we asked them to provide us the same. No FIR registered yet.”
We received complaint from a few men that upcoming movie Manikya Malaraya Poovi’s viral song’s lyrics is hurting sentiments of Muslims. They haven’t submitted a video proof & we asked them to provide us the same. No FIR registered yet: Syed Faiyaz, ACP Falaknuma #Hyderabad pic.twitter.com/T88uBGs3kJ
— ANI (@ANI) 14 February 2018
More details awaited.
For the unversed, Priya became a celebrity overnight after a short clip from the song Manikya Malaraya Poovi from Omar Lulu’s upcoming Malayalam movie Oru Adaar Love went viral on social media. The song sung by Vineeth Sreenivasan and composed by Shaan Rahman became popular but it was Priya who stole the show.
In the video, we can see Priya making adorable expressions and winking to grab her crush’s attention.
The eighteen-year-old girl from Thrisshur in Kerala made netizens go crazy over her mesmerising expressions in a viral video. She has reportedly broken a record and guess what, she gained about 606K followers within a day!
The queen of expressions has thus become the third “celebrity” to attain such a feat and has now joined the league consisting of American model -TV personality Kylie Jenner and legendary footballer Cristiano Ronaldo! They are the only two celebrities ahead of her to gain such mammoth following in just one day.
With 1.7 million users now, the actress who is a B.Com student has become India’s latest internet sensation. Interestingly, her Instagram handle has the precious blue tick mark meaning, it has been verified.