Imran Abbas in awe of Islamic scholar Maulana Tariq Jameel
KARACHI: Pakistan’s leading TV star Imran Abbas has lavished praise on noted Islamic preacher and scholar Maulana Tariq Jameel.
“What a positive, enlightening and inspirational man you are Maulana Tariq Jameel Sahab! May Allah strengthen my bond with Allah and you,” wrote Abbas on his Instagram account while sharing a picture of his meeting with the preacher.
Tariq Jameel is one of the most popular religious personalities in Pakistan and has been named continuously as one as of The 500 Most Influential Muslims in the world by the Royal Aal al-Bayt Institute for Islamic Thought in Jordan from 2013 to 2019.
He is credited for religious transformation of many TV and sports celebrities. Among his followers are former cricket stars Inzamam ul Haq, Saeed Anwar, Mushtaq Ahmed, Saqlain Mushtaq and Muhammad Yousuf and late singer Junaid Jamshed.