A viral wink, a new heart-throb, and a controversy


A group of Muslim youth have registered a complaint against the makers of the song and Priya's debut vehicle Oru Adaar Love at Hyderabad's Falaknuma Police Station.

An unknown girl from Thrissur, Priya Prakash Warrier, becomes an overnight sensation with her cute expressions going viral with 'Manikya Malaraya Poovi' from the film Oru Adaar Love. The complaint was filed with signatures of at least 57 people with their telephone numbers, and addresses provided to the police.

Assistant Commissioner of Police (Falaknuma) Syed Faiyaz had on Wednesday morning told ANI that a First Information Report had not been registered as the complainants were yet to submit video proof.

The upcoming movie, written and directed by Omar Lulu, tells the story of plus two (Class 12) students and has newcomers in the cast.

"Oru Adaar Love", stars Siyadh Shajahan, Priya Prakash Varrier, and Noorin Shereef, and is slated for release on March 1 this year.

A small clip of the video featuring 18-year-old actor Priya Prakash Varrier has been a huge trend not only in India, but in neighboring Pakistan and Egypt also. After that I googled the lyrics of the song "Manikya Malaraya Poovi" and searched its translation. He said if necessary they would take legal action against the filmmaker. "Our objection is not for the film, but for the song which has references to Prophet Muhammad and his wife Khadijah Bibi. It is a very old love song sung by all communities". Mr Lulu said, rejecting demands to spike the song.

The complainants, however, said they had nothing against the actors. "We will proceed based on their opinion..." The film has become red hot in the trade and is one of the most eagerly awaited releases. Now when she's become an internet sensation making guys insane, everyone is keen to know everything and anything about Priya Prakash Varier.