Jamaat-ud-Dawaa (JUD) chief Hafiz Saeed was among one of the top trends on Twitter in Pakistan on Thursday night.
JUD is an Islamic charity linked to outlawed militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).
Twitter users in Pakistan, reportedly, praised Saeed and and within hours, #IAmHafizSaeed was listed among the top trends on the social networking site.
The JuD's chief supporters, in a series of tweets, praised and lauded his efforts along with the work that he is doing in Pakistan.
Here are some of the tweets:
"#IAmHafizSaeed yes a great man, great humanitarian, may live long #IAmHafizSaeed," said one of the tweets.
"Hafiz Saeed & Pak Army both on same page nd fighting for same cause. Hafiz Saeed is jst like an Army Official without uniform #IAmHafizSaeed," said one of the tweets.
-With ANI inputs