Sayyed Mohammad Al-Musawi, Sayyed Mohammad al-Musawi is originally from Iraq and heads up the World Ahlul Bayt Islamic League in London. Other than being involved in various humanitarian projects, he frequently responds to... Answer updated 1 year ago

According to Hadeeth narrated in Shia and Sunni books:  Every lover of Ahlul Bayt (AS) will die as a martyr.

(Tafseer Al-Kashshaf by al-Zamakhshari)

, and Tafseer al-Qurtobi,

and Tafseer al-Fakhr al-Raazi.

There ae other narrations about those believers who die because of pandemic like plague that they may get the reward of a martyr.