Hyderabad police sent a notice to Oru Adaar Love director

Vastavam web: Hyderabad police have sent a notice to the director of the upcoming Malayalam film “Oru Adaar Love”, seeking his reply in a case lodged against him for ‘hurting religious sentiments’.Some local persons had lodged a complaint that lyrics of the song `Manikya Malaraya poovi’ in the Omar Lulu-directed film hurt the sentiments of Muslims.Two days ago, a notice was issued to the director under section 160 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, seeking his reply within 15 days, a police officer said.

Under the section, a police officer can call a person for questioning with regard to a case under investigation.A clip from the song, featuring Priya Prakash Varrier, has gone viral on social media.Police had earlier said they would also consult Muslim clerics for the purpose of probe.