Maulana Wali Rahmani dies at 78

Prominent Islamic scholar and General Secretary of All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) Maulana Wali Rahmani passed away Saturday noon.

“Gen. Sec. Maulana Wali Rahmani sahab RA has expired. It is an irreparable loss for the entire Muslim Ummah. Appeal for prayers and patience to all Muslims. Indeed to Allah we belong and to Him we return,” Maulana Umrain Mahfuz Rahmani, Secretary of AIMPLB tweeted.

Hours before death, AIMPLB through its Twitter handle informed the critical condition of 78 year old Islamic scholar.

“Appeal to All Muslims for SPECIAL PRAYERS. Maulana Syed Mohammad Wali Rahmani DB General Secretary AIMPLB had been admitted in ICU last week. His condition has not improved. Appeal to all to make SPECIAL DUA. May Allah bless with complete Shifa. Ameen,” read the tweet.

Rahmani was also served served as a Member of the Bihar Legislative Council from 1974 to 1996.

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