Leading religious scholar Maulana Tariq Jameel inaugurated the apparel brand MTJ, which was started under his name.
The inaugural ceremony of the MTJ brand was held at the historic Mohta Palace in Karachi on Saturday evening, April 3.
Leading anchor and host Wasim Badami and actor Noorul Hassan hosted the launch of the brand.
The event began with a recitation followed by the national anthem. The famous singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan recited the Hamd-e-Baari Taala.
At the launch of the MTJ brand, Shafqat Amanat Ali recited Asma Al-Hasani while Shaz Khan recited Naat Rasool Maqbool.
Maulana Tariq Jameel’s brand inauguration ceremony was also broadcast live on the MTJ brand’s official Facebook page and YouTube channel.
A special recorded message of Mufti Taqi Usmani, Deputy Superintendent of Darul Uloom University and eminent religious scholar, was also broadcast at the event, who could not attend due to various reasons.
Mufti Taqi Usmani said about Maulana Tariq Jameel’s new business that Allah Almighty said that if the trade is done in a halal and good way then it is also a work of great reward.
Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda also attended the inauguration ceremony of Maulana Tariq Jameel’s brand yesterday and conveyed the message of Prime Minister Imran Khan and congratulated him.
Later, Maulana Tariq Jameel prayed and said in his statement that the purpose of his business is to run madrassas so that they do not depend on Zakat.
Remember that MTJ, apparel has been introduced in association with private clothing brand Diners.
Remember that MTJ, the apparel has been launched in partnership with another private brand.
An invitation to the brand launch event was also released on April 2 on MT Brand’s official YouTube channel.
According to the invitation, the function was held at Mohta Palace and the SOPs issued by the Sindh government were directed to ensure social distance while admission of children was prohibited.
It may be recalled that in February, Maulana Tariq Jameel was quoted as saying that he had decided to do business and was setting up a brand under his own name.
Media reports were saying that shalwar kameez and kurtas would be sold through this brand.
However, questions were being raised on social media as to why Maulana Tariq Jameel now came up with the idea of doing business and what were his motives in launching the brand.
On which Maulana Tariq Jameel had explained about the brand of clothes started under his name and had said that the brand has no intention of doing business but its income will be spent on the foundation.