First into popularity and now into controversy, the Malayalam song “Manikya Malaraya Poovi” from the upcoming movie Oru Adaar Love is still in media limelight after it was pulled into a controversy following one of the complaints against the song. The complainant said that the song hurts religious sentiment of a particular community. But now, the music director of the song Manikya Malaraya Poovi has asserted that no scene from the song will be deleted. The song had gone viral across various social media platforms after one of the clip from it featuring actress Priya Prakash Varrier was liked by millions of viewers. People across the nation had become the fan of Priya Prakash Varrier’s over her winking and eyebrow dance expressions in the song. Not only the song, but the actress who is also a college student was shot to overnight fame.
However, the song now has been surrounded by a controversy. According to reports, the makers of the song are ready to fight the legal battle and have expressed that they will not delete any scene from the song. Going by a leading daily, Music Director Shaan Rahman said that they are getting support from the society. They also believe that there is nothing wrong in the film that can hurt anybody’s sentiments. They are ready for a legal solution to the issue.
Sharing her opinion on the viral song, Oru Adaar Love director Omar Lulu said that the song “Manikya Malaraya Poovi” shares only one message — love beyond borders. Lulu also added that the controversy involving its lyrics and social media sensation Priya Prakash Varrier’s expressions are totally unnecessary.”
The controversy on the song had erupted after a police complaint was filed against the Kerala actress in a Hyderabad court for hurting the sentiment of a particular community in the recently released song from the movie. In the complaint filed, the complainant has expressed displeasure over the words used in the song. According to the complaint filed, the complainant has alleged that the song directly hits out at the religious sentiments of the Muslims.
Priya Prakash Varrier rose to fame and robbed off the hearts of the guys after the clip of the song went viral on the social media. Since people were too much into the Valentine’s Day mood, Priya Prakash soon became the heartthrob of the nation. In the complaint filed, the makers of the song have also been listed for hurting the Muslim sentiments. The complaint was filed with the Falaknuma Police station by a local resident habiting in Faruk Nagar. The complainant was identified as Mohammad Thalen.