Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah recently made a shocking revelation stating that Munawar Hasan, Mufti Naeem and Allama Talib Jauhari all had died from coronavirus. The three renowned clerics, all passed away within a week. The clerics were all reported to have died in hospitals while getting treatment for certain health conditions, and thousands of followers attended the funerals.
The minister made the remarks while addressing a session at Sindh Assembly on Friday. None of the followers of these scholars have so far confirmed the cause of their deaths. The fact that the funerals were attended by thousands of followers raises serious concern.