Leading religious scholar Maulana Tariq Jameel’s reaction to a viral photo of a luxury car attributed to him on social media came to light.
For the past few days, pictures of the special number plate MTJ1 car have been going viral on social media.
Twitter users were saying that the car in the viral photos belonged to Maulana Tariq Jameel as his clothing brand name is also MTJ.
When the photos of this car went viral, various comments were made by Twitter users and some even supported Maulana Tariq Jameel.
A user named Maulana Mohsin tweeted, “I say may Allah give all the ulema including me a car like Maulana Tariq Jameel. Amen.”
میں تو کہتا ہوں اللہ مجھ سمیت تمام علماء کو مولانا طارق جمیل جیسی گاڑی دے آمین pic.twitter.com/UoYMeTeTGz
— Molana Mohsin Jami (@MolanaMohsin786) March 31, 2021
Asadullah Yousafzai tweeted, “If this car really belongs to Maulana Tariq Jameel, I am very happy. I would say that every Imam should have the best car in which he can sit and come to the mosque and live a happy life.” Amen.
اگر یہ گاڑی واقعی مولانا طارق جمیل صاحب کی ہے تو بڑی خوشی کی بات ہے، میں تو یہ کہتا ہوں ہر امام کے پاس بہترین گاڑی ہونی چاہیے جس میں وہ بیٹھ کر مسجد آئے اور خوش و خرم زندگی گذارے آمین#tariqjamil pic.twitter.com/UrWB7utsz0
— Asadullah Yousafzai (@AsadullahYous19) March 31, 2021
After which today (April 1) Maulana Tariq Jameel reacted to the picture of this car attributed to him.
A tweet from Maulana Tariq Jameel’s official Twitter account said, “A picture is being spread on social media attributed to me, while in fact, I have nothing to do with it and it is completely baseless.”
In his tweet, he added, “May Allah guide us all to the truth and keep us safe from spreading lies!” Amen.
However, a few hours later, the tweet was deleted from Maulana Tariq Jameel’s account, for which no reason has yet emerged.
Earlier 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.