ISLAMABAD: Huge number of condolences poured in following the assassination of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-S (JUI-S) Chief Maulana Sami-ul-Haq in Rawalpindi today.
The president, prime minister, senior politicians, celebrities and others expressed condolences on this occasion.
— Radio Pakistan (@RadioPakistan) November 2, 2018
Brutal murder of Maulana Sami ul Haq – utterly condemnable. What is happening to us as a people – such violence, such brutality? Sad indeed.
— Shireen Mazari (@ShireenMazari1) November 2, 2018
I am deeply saddened by the tragic assassination of #MaulanaSamiulHaq. Pakistan has lost an important religious and political figure. The killers and their masterminds must be arrested forthwith.
— Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri (@TahirulQadri) November 2, 2018
Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Lillahi Rajioun. Strongly condemn the murder of JUIS Chief Mualana Sami Ul Haq. This can potentially make the existing crisis worse. Criminal violence in all it's forms must be condemned.
— M. Jibran Nasir (@MJibranNasir) November 2, 2018
The assassination was confirmed by Maulana Sami-ul-Haq’s son Maulana Hamid-ul Haq
“Some unknown assailants stabbed him at his residence,” he said. Maulana Sami-ul-Haq was rushed to Safari Hospital in Rawalpindi, where he succumbed to his injuries.
People Have started flooding into his house for the condolence. Politicians, Religious leaders, Celebrities and Govt officials are paying condolences to the family and condemning this tragic death.