President Abdul Hamid on Friday expressed profound shock and sorrow at the death of Allama Shafi.
In a condolence message, the President said Allama Shafi has played an important role in the propagation of Islam at home and abroad. In his death, the country lost a prominent Islamic thinker.
Hamid also prayed for the peace of the departed soul and expressed deep sympathy to the bereaved family.
Source: United News of Bangladesh