I have been quarantined on medical advice: Tablighi Jamaat leader Maulana Saad Kandhalvi

NEW DELH: Amid a nationwide police chase for participants of last month's meeting here, the Jamaat leader said Thursday that he was quarantined on the advice of doctors. We should help and support our government to face this crisis. I have also been quarantined in Delhi on the instructions of the doctors. This precautionary measure does not go against the principle of faith, so it is important to take such measures, he said in an audio. shorten.

I appeal to all my Jamaat to follow our government's instructions, Saad said in the video.

Authorities in all states have identified more than 6,000 people who attended the Nizamuddin Tablighi Jamaat congregation.

Thousands of Jamaat members attended the Islamic religious speech in mid-March, along with hundreds of foreigners, many of them suspected of being positive, and has caused a nationwide scare of the spread of the virus in the community.

There is no doubt that this pandemic is the result of the sins that humans have been committing. We should pray to Allah to forgive us while we stay at home. In this way, we will be able to please our lord to have mercy on humanity and save them from this pandemic, Saad said.

The instructions of the ulema, the government and the doctors should be followed and no one should leave the house and organize meetings, he said.