A pirated release for Mollywood's 1st digital release

Mollywood released its first direct OTT film Sufiyum Sujatayum on Amazon Prime at midnight of July 3. The film by Shanavas Naranipuzha starred Aditi Rao Hydari, Dev Mohan, Jayasurya in key roles and told about the love between a Sufi saint and a speech impaired Hindu girl. As expected, pranksters began their work. Within hours of streaming, the film got a parallel version in the form of pirated version. When the film was announced for an online release, there was an uproar from theater owners and producer Vijay Babu had to convince them that it was the present circumstances that pushed him to take the decision.