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The Kerala Story OTT, New Controversy 2023

The Kerala Story OTT platform has already been in talks and as per updates the rights of the movie has already been sold to the leading OTT giant. Made with a budget of 15 crores the movie has managed to collect 56.86 crore within 6 days of its release. 


  • The Kerala Story release date was 05 May 2023.
  • The kerala story OTT rights have been acquired by leading streaming giant Zee 5.
  • The Kerala story box office collection is 56.86 crore approx. 
  • The Kerala story budget was just 15 crore though. 

The Kerala Story OTT

The Kerala Story OTT rights have been purchased by Zee5. The Kerala Story movie was released in theatres on 5 May 2023 amid brewing controversies. The OTT release date is not yet announced by the makers as the theatre runtime days can also be extended seeing the audience’s reaction. 

After the theatrical run, the movie will take a leap of at least a month to come on OTT. There are so many questions on the Kerala Story OTT release platform prime video and Netflix though but the close source has already confirmed its release on Zee 5.

Kerala Story Collection and Story

Kerala story was made with a very normal budget of 15 crores which is less than a number for a movie. Even though the film has to suffer atmos to reach after the release of its trailer, it managed to collect a decent amount. 

Kerala Story collection is 56 crore approx. It’s only been 6 days of its run in the theatre. The organic marketing of the film is very high and the collection will touch 200 crore approx with word of mouth. 

The story revolves around the integral plot of how college-going girls fall into the trap. They are made to fall in love, they are given drugs to hallucinate, brainwashed, made pregnant, then later taken to Syria for recruiting into ISIS and this chain continues. 

The Kerala Story Controversy

The Kerala story controversy is soaring high day by day in India. The people are divided clearly into two groups where one is in support and the other group is clearly rooted in support of its ban. 

The makers of the Kerala story have already claimed that it is based on a true incident that happened and continues to happen even today in the southern state. Even when the film ends, certain clips and interviews are shown of the real victim’s family who are broken, shattered, and still waiting for their daughters to come home. 

The movie has also taken a political turn and the governments of the respective states have either made the movie tax-free or have banned the film from streaming in their own state. Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, and Madhya Pradesh have declared Kerala story tax-free

West Bengal chief minister Mamta Banerjee has declared a ban on Kerala story. The reason behind the Kerala story ban is said that the film is made to disrupt the harmony between Hindus and Muslims. Stay tuned to Seriesonott for such updates and exciting reads. 


1. Is Kerala Story 18 Plus movie Or not? 

Adah Sharma Starrer’s film ‘The Kerala Story’ is an 18-plus film and is strictly for adults. The movie has some disturbing scenes that are clearly sensitive for children of a particular age to watch. The movie has Sex scenes, drugs, murder, women molestation, and certain other disturbing elements that could be sensitive. 

2. What is The Kerala Story OTT platform? 

Zee 5 has acquired the Kerala Story OTT rights. The Kerala Story OTT release date has not been declared though. The theatrical runtime can also be extended seeing the overwhelming response of the audience. The movie will take at least a month to get an OTT release date after the theatre. 

3. What is the Kerala Story Controversy? 

The makers of the Kerala story have already claimed that the movie is based on real incidents that happened and are happening in the Southern States mostly. The story revolves around how the Islamic scholars brainwash and convert the people into Islam recruiting them into ISIS to execute their ill agenda. 

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