Maulana Tariq Jamil’s son Asim Jamil passed away on October 29, 2023 by suicide. As per the information available, Asim shot himself with a gun in the chest. Few reports claimed that he was undergoing treatment for his mental illness.
Tariq Jamil himself confirmed the death of his son and said the last rites of Asim Jamil would be performed in their generational village in Raisabad, Talamba. Several Islamic religious leaders, politicians, and other influential people from Pakistan paid condolences to the family.
About Tariq Jamil
Tariq Jamil is one of the best-known Islamic scholars and preachers. Since 2012, Tariq Jamil has been named in the 500 Most Influential Muslims every year and he is the recipient of the Pride of Performance award.
He was born on October 1, 1953, in Mian Channu, in southern Punjab, Pakistan. Jamil completed his primary education at Central Model School, Lahore, and later went to Government College University, Lahore.
Following his graduation from Government College Lahore’s pre-med program, Tariq Jamil enrolled at King Edward Medical College in Lahore. However, Jamil left the college early to pursue his religious studies and never finished his MBBS.
Tariq Jamil’s Family
Tariq Jamil was born into a Punjabi Rajput family. His father ruled Tulamba, a town close to Mian Channu, Punjab, Pakistan. Unlike Tariq Jamil, his younger brother, Dr. Muhammad Tahir Kamal Sahu, completed his medical education. Jamil’s brother is a well-known cardiologist working at the Punjab Institute of Cardiology in Lahore.
Tariq Jamil’s Wife & Children
As per the information available, Tariq Jamil is married to Safia Jamil, and together the couple has two sons named Yousaf Jamil and Asim Jamil. Tariq Jamil’s elder son, Yousaf Jamil, is a social activist, philanthropist, and educationist.
Yousaf is actively involved in social work and is the vice chairman of the Molana Tariq Jamil Foundation. On the other hand, Tariq Jamil’s younger son, Asim Jamil, died of suicide on October 29, 2023.
Tariq Jamil’s Net Worth 2023
Maulana Tariq Jamil has multiple sources of income; he owns several religious institutions and hospitals. On a regular basis, he conducts multiple religious gatherings, and he also belongs to the Tablighi Jamaat group.
If reports are to be believed, Tariq Jamil could have a net worth close to $2.5 million. Maulana Tariq Jamil has a YouTube channel where he does all the religious preaching, and the channel has over 7.5 million subscribers.
Tariq Jamil FAQs
A. Tariq Jamil’s son Asim died cause of suicide.
A. Tariq Jamil is 70 years old.
A. Maulana Tariq Jamil is married to Safia Jamil. However, some reports claim that Jamil has 3 wives.
A. Tariq Jamil has 2 sons named Yousaf Jamil and Asim Jamil.
A. If reports are to be believed, Tariq Jamil could have a net worth close to $2.5 million.