SC stays criminal case against Priya Varrier
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed all criminal actions against Malayalam actress Priya Prakash Varrier, who shot to fame following her 'wink song' from the film "Oru Addar Love".
The SC also restrained states from registering any further FIR in matter related to Priya Varrier, Malayalam film director. The apex court also stayed proceedings against Malayalam film director, made co-accused with actress Priya Varrier in various FIRs.
Priya on Tuesday had sought quashing of a spate of complaints and an FIR registered against her and the film director for allegedly hurting the sentiments of a minority community.
Varrier's lawyer Harris Beeran had moved the apex court bench after the cases were lodged against the two in Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra. (IANS)