Saying "Inna lillahi Waina Ilayhi Rajioon" upon hearing the death of a non-Muslim?

Q: Can we say "Inna lillahi Waina Ilayhi Rajioon" upon hearing of the death of a non-muslim brother / sister?

A: No.

And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best.

 

Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)