nawab sadeq hasan bhopali writes in tafsir of this verse 7 of surat ul bayyana

إِنَّ الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا وَعَمِلُوا الصَّالِحَاتِ أُولَٰئِكَ هُمْ خَيْرُ الْبَرِيَّةِ

(As for) those who believe and do good, surely they are the -best of men.

he mentions

hazrat jabir says that we were with the prophet when ali asws came, so prophet said: i swear by the lord who grips my life! he and his shia are successful on the day of qayamat, and then this verse revealed…. so when ali asws would come, companions would sy that the best of creation has come


ibn abbas said that when this verse revealed, holy prophet told ali asws that o ali! you and your shia will be happy on the day of qayamat and allah will be happy with them


this narration is narrated from ibn mardiwia and dia narrated it from hazrat ali in murfu manner

ibn addi and ibn asakar narrated it from abu saeed that ali is the best of creation

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with thanks to brother khair talab for his article in urdu