KARACHI: On Thursday evening news of Junaid Jamshed Janaza (funeral prayer) came to the surface, one of private Pakistani news channels also reported the event but it turns out a false story.
According to the sources closed to Junaid Jamshed Family, there is no schedule decided about the Janaza as body of known Islamic scholar yet to be identified through DNA process.
Meanwhile, Darul Uloom Karachi’s officials also denied Janaza prayer news and termed it false.
Earlier, there were reports on social media that the time and location for famous Islamic scholar Junaid Jamshed’s Janaza (funeral prayer) have been announced.
According to the reports quoting Darul Uloom Karachi, Junaid’s Janaza prayers will be performed at Darul Uloom, Korangi, Karachi, after Jumma prayer.
Chief cleric of Darul Uloom Karachi, Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani will head his funeral prayer.
Jamshed, along with his wife Nahya Junaid, died in a plane crash on Tuesday, when he was on the way from Chitral to Islamabad.
The news about Junaid Jamshed’s death was instantly met with trauma and horror:
My heart is drowning in sadness to learn about the air crash of Pia.. news feared my friends Junaid Jamshed and alay Akram was in it 2..
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) December 7, 2016
I met Junaid Jamshed in June this year with @wasimakramlive . He was extremely courteous and hospitable. And he sang that evening!
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) December 7, 2016
Saddened by the death of Junaid Jamshed in the Havelian plane crash.Great loss for the nation.May Allah give him an elevated place in Jannah
— Shah Mahmood Qureshi (@SMQureshiPTI) December 7, 2016
Saddened beyond words! Rest in peace #JunaidJamshed & all the people who were on board! Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun!
— URWA HOCANE (@VJURWA) December 7, 2016
Junaid Jamshed has left us in the most devastating way. Shocked and heartbroken. #PIAcrash
— Quratulain Balouch (@Quratulainb) December 7, 2016
Saddened at the loss of Islamic scholar
Junaid Jamshed, who inspired millions of ppl in the world, a great believer of humanity & kindness.
— Naz Baloch (@NazBalochPTI) December 7, 2016