Statement Regarding Passing Away Of Mawlawi Muhammad Umar Hanif, Member of The Central Darul Ifta Committee of the Islamic Emirate
25 July 2016
By Shahamat Emarat
It is with great sadness to have learnt that the renowned scholar Mawlawi
Muhammad Umar Hanif – member of the Central Darul Ifta Committee of the
Islamic Emirate and former chief of Darul Insha of the Supreme Court – passed
away yesterday (05/11/1437) due to an illness, surely to Allah we belong and
to Him is the final return.
The late Mawlawi Muhammad Umar Hanif waged untiring Jihad and presented
unforgettable services during the Soviet invasion and rule of the Islamic
Emirate. He was proficient and experienced in administrative affairs on top of
possessing extraordinary scholarly talents. He also served exceptionally in
the Darul Insha Department of the Supreme Court during the reign of the
The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan appreciates the exceptional serves rendered
by the late Mawlawi Muhammad Umar Hanif, considers his passing away a great
loss and extends sincere condolences to his family and relatives.
May Allah Almighty grant Mawlawi Muhammad Umar Hanif high ranks in Jannatul
Fidaws and bestow patience and immense rewards on his family and relatives.
Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan
06/11/1437 Hijri Lunar