LAHORE: The Ameer of Tehreek e Labaik Pakistan, Maulana Khadim Hussain Rizvi passed away in unknown circumstances.
The fifty five year old religious and political leader had led a protest rally in Islamabad just days earlier.
According to a report by Sheikh Zayed Hospital in Lahore, Khadim Hussain Rizvi was received dead at 8.48 PM on 19 November 2020.
The report did not mention the cause of death leading to suspicions about the controversial leader’s sudden demise.
Prime Minister Imran Khan expressed condolences to Khadim Rizvi’s family.
“On the passing of Maulana Khadim Hussain Rizvi my condolences go to his family. Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un,” Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan Niazi said.
Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa also expressed heartfelt condolences on the sad demise of Allama Khadim Hussain Rizvi.
“May Allah Almighty bless the departed soul in eternal peace, Ameen,” the army chief said.
Leading journalist, Hamid Mir shared a video of Khadim Rizvi where he can be heard talking about his death in a humorous way.
“Either people you will say I was nice, or they will say I was bad. That’s it,” the allama had remarked.
Some of Khadim’s supporters spread the rumour that he was alive.
TPD Investigations Desk has learnt from credible sources that Khadim Rizvi has expired and there is no truth to alternate rumours.