Ref. No. 41/1012
In the name of Allah the most gracious the most merciful
The answer to your question is as follows:
The hadith mentioned in the question is ‘Sahih’. It is narrated by Imam Ibne Majah, Imam Ahmad, Abu Dawood, Tirmizi, Nasai, and Muwatta. Imam Tirmizi remarked that this Hadith is Hasan. Imam Hakim and Zahabi also have the same remark. (مرعاۃ المفاتیح شرح مشکوۃ 7/329(
And Allah knows best
Darul Uloom Waqf Deoband
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