President of the country Dr. Arif Alvi has expressed grief over the death of the well-known religious scholar and president of Jamia Dar Uloom Karachi Mufti Rafi Usmani.
The President of the State expressed deep grief and sorrow over the death of Mufti Rafi Usmani while the President of the State paid tribute to the religious and academic services of the deceased.
On this occasion, President Dr. Arif Alvi said that Mufti Rafi Usmani has rendered valuable services in the field of Fiqh, Hadith and Tafsir.
Dr. Arif Alvi also said that Mufti Rafi Usmani’s religious and academic services, services in promoting religious knowledge will be remembered.
President of the State Dr. Arif Alvi prayed for forgiveness for the deceased and expressed his condolences to the heirs while the President of the State also prayed for high status for the deceased and patience for the family members.
It should be noted that renowned religious scholar Mufti Muhammad Rafi Usmani died in Karachi, Mufti Muhammad Rafi Usmani was ill for a long time and was under intensive care.
Late Mufti Muhammad Rafi Usmani was the Grand Mufti of Pakistan while late Shafi Usmani was the son and elder brother of Mufti Taqi Usmani.
Mufti Muhammad Rafi Osmani was the patron of Dar al Madras Al Arabiya.
Also, Mufti Rafi Usmani’s nephew Saud Usmani confirmed his death through a Facebook post.
Saud Usmani says that with what heart can I say that my beloved uncle Grand Mufti of Pakistan Maulana Muhammad Rafi Usmani passed away some time ago.