Now with this money we purchased a land worth 7.2 lakhs in mother’s name, 3 lakhs already paid and remaining 4.2 lakhs have to be paid after registration of the land (date is not fixed). The intention of purchasing the land was to avoid keeping the money in bank to avoid the interest. If any good society develops there we cloud build on the land, give for rent and also if needed sell the land. Now my mother is having total of 4.5 lakh cash in hand. What is the ruling of zakah in this case?
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم
As still you have to pay 4.2 lakh rupees of land hence it shall be deducted from remaining amount which is available with you mother then if your mother or any other son or daughter owns gold, silver or cash equal to nisab then that particular person shall have to pay zakah.
Allah knows Best!
Darul Uloom Deoband