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Inheritance Calculation


A deceased leaves 1 wife, no children, no parents, 4 full brothers and 1 full sister. How will the inheritance be distributed?

بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم


The inheritance will be distributed as follows:

Wife – 3/12th

Each brother – 2/12th

Sister – 1/12th

Allah knows best

Yusuf Shabbir

13 Dhū al-Qaʿdah 1441 / 5 July 2020

Approved by: Mufti Shabbir Ahmed and Mufti Muhammad Tahir

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