A complaint was filed against the composers of the “Manikya Malaraya Poovi” song, from a forthcoming Malayalam film “Oru Adaar Love”, for allegedly hurting sentiments of the minority community.
As per media reports, Falaknuma police station in Hyderabad on Wednesday received a complaint from the Muslim group.
However, the police have not registered an FIR and have asked the group to submit proof related to their complaint.
As per media reports, the complaint says that “Manikya Malaraya Poovi”, when translated into English, insults the Prophet.
For the uninitiated, “Manikya Malaraya Ooovi”, which features 20-year-old Malayalam actress Priya Prakash Varrier, got nationwide attention after it went viral on social media during the Valentine’s week.
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The song showcases a love story in a school, where Priya is seen having an instant connection with her crush. But more than the song, it’s Priya, who has awestruck everyone with her smile and eye movements so much that the social forums are literally going crazy over the young beauty.
With just a small clip from the song, which was shared on the internet, Priya has gained a huge fan base mainly from the boys, who can’t help but to admire the adorable interaction between Priya and her reel boyfriend in the song.
The song was launched online on February 9. It garnered almost 14 million views on YouTube until Wednesday evening.
Priya, who registered on Twitter earlier this month and has already garnered a following of 60,000. She also has has 2.9 million followers on her verified Instagram account. She also has a verified official Facebook page.