Priya Prakash Varrier, whose debut malayalam movie ‘Oru Adaar Love’ with a song for which the gesture made by Priya went viral in all internet channels. FIR and complaints against the 18-year-old B.Com student alleged that the lyrics of the song Manikya Malaraya Poovi were “offensive” and “violated the religious sentiment of a particular community”. FIR was registered in Telangana, and complaints were made against the actor and the filmmaker in Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra.
Priya Prakash Varrier had petitioned to the Supreme Court to quash an FIR lodged against her in Telangana. She had also requested the court to prohibit states from initiating criminal proceedings against her. The Supreme Court stayed all criminal proceedings against actor Priya Prakash Varrier and asked states not to entertain any complaints against Priya Varrier, who recently became a winking sensation after a song in her debut Malayalam movie Oru Adaar Love which went viral.