Adaar song controversy: Priya Varrier approaches SC
New Delhi: Priya Varrier, who became an overnight sensation through here cute wink and coquettish smile in the song Manikya Malaraya Poovi” from Omar Lulu's film Oru Adaar Love, has approached the Supreme Court of India seeking to cancel the FIR registered against her by the Telangana police.
Priya says in the petition that the case is an infringement of freedom of expression.
On a complaint by some youths in Hyderabad that the song Manikya Malaraya Poovi in the film Oru Adaar Love hurts religious sentiments, the Telangana police had registered a case against Omar Lulu, director of "Oru Adaar Love", and Priya Varrier.
Director Omar Lulu also had approached the Supreme Court.
An NGO in Maharashtra had also lodged a complaint with the police demanding that the Manikya Malaraya Poovi in the film, has hurt religious sentiments.