Hadi Al-Modarresi, an Iraqi Shiite leader and Muslim cleric, infected with Coronavirus, who had claimed Coronavirus is the punishment to China given by Allah. He became famous after saying that Coronavirus was the punishment of Allah.
The video by Hadi Al-Modarresi, a Shiite leader and Muslim cleric in Iraq, went viral. In that video he had said, China's tyrannical Government placed more than 3 million Muslims in detention. Therefore, the virus has been sent by Allah to punish these Chinese people.
Modarresi was criticized by many after the video went viral. The netizens also trolled him. Netizens have also questioned why Allah punished Hadi Al-Modarresi if the virus is the punishment for China only.
Meanwhile, the outbreak of Corona has spread in Iraq, Iran and Saudi Arabia. All Islamic holy sites, including Mecca Masjid, have been closed for Muslims as a precaution against the spread of Coronavirus.