Leading religious scholar Maulana Taqi Usmani has reacted to the death of a foreign national in Sialkot.
Reacting to the death of a Sri Lankan manager in a factory in Sialkot, Maulana Taqi Usmani said that blasphemy is a very serious crime but the evidence of the accused committing has to be equally strong.
Blasphemy is an extremely heinous crime; but it requires equally strong evidence to prove it Taking it upon oneself to lay accusation and mete out punishment in a barbaric and Haram way has no justification at all.
The #Sialkotincident has disgraced this country and Muslim Ummah
— Muhammad Taqi Usmani (@muftitaqiusmani) December 4, 2021
Mufti Taqi Usmani has been named on top of a list of 500 most influential Muslims in the world.