Detention of Mulla Abdulzahraa Al-Samahiji Renewed for 15 Days Pending Investigation

2020-02-06 - 7:55 م

Bahrain Mirror: The Public Prosecution renewed on (February 5, 2020) the detention of Mulla Abdulzahraa Al-Samahiji (39 years) for 15 days pending investigation, over a religious sermon he delivered in one of the obsequies.

Al-Samaihiji, a Husseini preacher, was delivering a sermon in one of the obsequies on the occasion of martyrdom of Lady Fatima Al-Zahraa, daughter of prophet Mohammad (PBUH).

Director-General of Capital Governorate Police announced on (January 13, 2020) that it summoned Al-Samahiji and arrested him for delivering a sermon that included some legal violations, claiming that he publicly defamed the Prophet Mohammed companions. It highlighted that the case was referred to the Public Prosecution.

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