The Office of the Supreme Religious Authority, Sayed. Ali al-Sistani extended its condolences to the people of Basra Governorate, with the departure of the Deputy of the Supreme Religious Authority; the scholar Sayed Ali Al-Sayyid Abdul-Hakim Al-Safi (May God rest his soul), who passed away today at dawn on Sunday 15 Rajab 1442 AH corresponding to February 28, 2021.
This is the text of the condolences:
“In the name of of Allah the Merciful
(We belong to Allah and to Him we shall return )
Dear people of Basra
Peace, mercy and blessings of God be upon you,
We have received with more sorrow and regret the news of the death of the great scholar; Sayed. Ali Al-Sayyid Abd Al-Hakim Al-Safi, who has spent his honorable life promoting true religion and caring for the believers. May God reward him with the best reward.
And while we condole you, his honorable family, all the believers, all of his loved ones, and all those who know his value, we ask God Almighty to bestow mercy and remission on his soul and grant his bereaved family patience and solace.
And there's no strength except in Allah Almighty."