Mumbai: Bollywood celebrity Aamir Khan is gearing up for the discharge of his upcoming movie ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’ and the controversies surrounding him doesn’t appear to stop anytime quickly. Just a few days earlier, #BoycottLaalSinghChaddha was trending on Twitter the place netizens dug up Aamir Khan’s outdated touch upon India being illiberal.
Effectively, as part of this pattern, a photograph displaying Aamir Khan and Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi in Saudi Arabia is being shared with a false declare that the duo met with a Jamaat-e-Ul terrorist named Tariq Jameel.
Nevertheless, this image dates again to October 2012, when Aamir Khan met Shahid Afridi and Maulana Tariq Jameel at Hajj. The truth is, it’s to be famous that a number of publications had reported their assembly throughout that point.
A video was additionally discovered on YouTube whereby Maulana Tariq Jameel was heard talking about assembly the celebrity throughout Hajj. Within the video, Jameel may be heard saying, “There was no manner for me to satisfy Aamir Khan once I went for Hajj. I didn’t know him and neither did he know me. So, I used to be not getting a possibility to satisfy him. However Allah despatched Shahid Afridi, who was associates with him and I requested him on the telephone to rearrange a gathering with Aamir Khan. He then made it occur.”
Moreover, in keeping with a fact-check report in The Quint, no proof of Maulana Tariq Jameel being a terrorist is out there anyplace. Maulana Tariq Jameel is a reputed Islamic scholar of Pakistan who is known for his knowledge and Islamic sermons.
It wouldn’t be improper to say that an outdated photograph of Aamir Khan is being circulated with a pretend declare.