Mufti Mohammed Farooq


Age: 60s

Indian prominent Islamic scholar and prolific writer who had authored over 50 books on a range of subjects including Hadith and Fiqh in Urdu and Hindi, but who was also the founder and principal of Jamia Mahmoodia in Meerut, India which has been running for over 25 years and has over 700 students on its roll.

Cause of Death: Crushed to death during the Hajj stampede

Born: No source

Died: September 24, 2015

Mina, Saudi Arabia