I am a web programmer,working in a software company.My company told me to work in a Indian govermment tourism website.The website provides all kind of information for traveling.(I am only an employee and I have no right to decide what kind of information will be there( in website). 1)is it permissible in Islam to work such type of work? 2) if it is not allow/permit to work please mention the relevant verse of Qu’ran and possible hadith also.

I am a web programmer,working in a software company.My company told me to work in a Indian govermment tourism website.The website provides all kind of information for traveling.(I am only an employee and I have no right to decide what kind of information will be there( in website). 1)is it permissible in Islam to work such type of work? 2) if it is not allow/permit to work please mention the relevant verse of Qu’ran and possible hadith also.

Answer

(Fatwa: 635/385/D=1432)

The job of providing the information or facility of lawful things is lawful and the salary is lawful too. If the job related to you in your web is unlawful and haram then explain it and submit the question again.

Allah (Subhana Wa Ta’ala) knows Best

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband