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Tablighi's Faisalabad chief dies of Covid-19 in Pak, 1100 members infected

According to the Punjab health department, over 1,100 Tablighi Jamaat members have been tested positive for coronavirus in the province

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Photo: Wikimedia Commons

The Faisalabad chief of Tablighi Jamaat died of coronavirus as the number of its infected members crossed the 1,100 in Pakistan's Punjab province on Friday. Maulana Suhaib Rumi, 69, was Faisalabad chapter head of Tablighi Jamaat, PTI reported. The elderly preacher had attended the Tablighi gathering in Lahore's Raiwaind last month. Five members of his family, including two grandchildren, are also infected with coronavirus, Deputy Commissioner of Faisalabad Muhammad Ali said. His family members have been kept in an isolation centre in Faislabad. According to the Punjab ...