Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday shared a quote by Rabindranath Tagore on Twitter however attributed it to writer Kahlil Jibran.
His tweet, which was directed at his almost 10 million followers on the micro-blogging web site, acknowledged, “I slept and I dreamed that life is all pleasure. I woke and I noticed that life is all service. I served and I noticed that life is all pleasure.”
He added that “those that perceive Jibran’s phrases are capable of dwell a lifetime of contentment.”
Twitterati, quickly realising that the premier had made a mistake, began criticising him for not verifying his information earlier than sharing posts. #RabindranathTagore quickly turned one of many prime developments on the micro-blogging web site.
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz additionally commented on the problem, terming it as a manifestation of the premier’s “incompetence”. She added that “to repeat one thing you even want some type of intelligence”.
Former finance minister Miftah Ismail stated that Tagore had additionally stated that charity begins at dwelling. He stated, “Could I due to this fact humbly request you to additionally ask your Debt Fee to analyze your yr and see why PTI has made a report enhance in debt and deficit.”