Anarkali Marikar issues apology on controversial photoshoot
Mollywood actress Anarkali Marikar made headlines after latest photoshoot featuring herself as goddess Kali went viral on social media. The photoshoot triggered a controversy after actor Aju Varghese shared some pics on his Facebook page. Anarkali’ s photos irked some netizens and she faced criticism over promoting racism and discrimination on skin colour.
Following this, the actress took to her Facebook page and issued an apology over the issue.
“My deepest apologies. I swear I will be more careful about such racist and casteist tendencies in popular culture that I too became part of. I have informed the photographer that I will not repost the photos nor promote it in any way,” wrote Anarkali.
She noted that the photographer changed the theme of the photoshoot due to some problems and accepted that she failed to say no to the team even after realizing she is committing a mistake.
Anarkali who made his Mollywood debut with the superhit movie ‘Aanandam’ was last seen in ‘Uyare’. She will be next seen in ‘Oru Rathri Oru Pakal’, ‘Amala’ and ‘Kissa’ .