A photo of Zakir Naik was featured on a billboard in Qatar.
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The image of Zakir Naik purportedly shown on a roadside screen in preparation for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar has been widely shared on social media.
Misbar has investigated the claim and found it to be fake.
The image is old and was digitally altered to add Zakir Naik’s photo.
Zakir Naik’s Photo Was Not on a Billboard in Qatar
Running a reverse image search revealed that the image was digitally altered. It does not show Zakir Naik’s photo on a billboard in Qatar.
The original image is an old design used to generate other photos by adding advertisements on the billboard.
Zakir Naik at the World Cup Qatar 2022
The claim began to circulate after Zakir Naik arrived in Qatar for the FIFA World Cup.