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Oru Adaar Love row: SC to hear Priya Varrier’s plea seeking quashing of FIR

Priya Varrier’s lawyer Harris Beeran said the song has been there for last four decades and there has been no complaint in Kerala but an FIR was filed in Andhra Pradesh and four complaints in Maharashtra.

regional movies Updated: Feb 20, 2018 12:41 IST
IANS, New Delhi
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The Supreme Court bench Actor Priya Varrier agreed on Tuesday to hear the plea by the teenage actress who stars in the film Oru Addar Love. (IANS File Photo)

The Supreme Court will hear on Wednesday a plea by Malayalam actor Priya Varrier seeking quashing of a spate of complaints and an FIR registered against her and another for allegedly hurting the sentiments of a minority community.

A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice AM Khanwilkar and Justice DY Chandrachud agreed on Tuesday to hear the plea by the teenage actress, who stars in the film Oru Addar Love having a ‘wink song’ picturised on her that apparently hurt the community’s sentiments.

Varrier’s lawyer Harris Beeran’s told the bench that the actress has moved the court seeking the quashing of the FIR and four complaints filed against her and her filmmaker in Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra, respectively.

Later, Beeran said the song has been there for last four decades and there has been no complaint in Kerala but an FIR was filed in Andhra Pradesh and four complaints in Maharashtra.

First Published: Feb 20, 2018 12:41 IST