Delaying sajdah tilwaat in Salaah

Q:

1. Zaid recited a sajdah verse in salah, he didn't do sajdah tilaawat straight away but did sajdah tilaawat after reciting a few verses. Is the sajda tilaawat valid?

2. Zaid recited a sajdah verse in salah, he didn't do sajdah tilaawat straight away but did sajdah tilaawat in the second rakaat, is the sajda tilaawat valid? 

A: 

1. It will be valid and he will have to make sajdah sahw.

2. As above.

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

 

Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)