Truth about the 'death' of Uygur businessman

The Country Report on Human Rights Practices for 2019-China made by the U.S. mentioned the "Xinjiang crackdown on Islam and religious belief," and specifically claimed that Abdughappar Abdurusul, a Uygur businessman, was sentenced to death for an unapproved pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia. A journalist interviewed Abdurusul in person to know the truth.