Shafi Imam and Qunoot

Q: Shafi imam leads congregation. Is he obligated to read Qunoot at the end? If he doesn’t, is his salat valid? The followers are hanafi majority.

A: If the Imam is a Shaafi’ee, he will read the Qunoot. It is a compulsory Sunnah upon him. This applies to Fajr.

Moulana Yusuf Laher