Islamic scholar Dr Zakir Naik to visit Pakistan
According to the 24News HD TV channel, former Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani Sunday made a telephone call to the Islamic scholar and discussed issues related to the Muslim community across the world.
Dr Zakir Naik is an Indian preacher of Islam and founder of the Islamic Research Foundation and Peace TV Network, the largest religious satellite channel network in the world. Due to some objectionable content, his TV channel is banned in India, Bangladesh, Canada, Sri Lanka and England.
The Islamic scholar is also facing some allegations of terror financing and money laundering in India. He fled from India in 2016. He is currently residing in Malaysia where he has permanent resident status.