Will the fast break through getting the smell of sugar cane

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by Muftionline.co.za

Q: When fasting, while driving in my car, I get the smell of sugar cane coming from outside the car on the road, does this break the fast?


A: No, the fast will not break.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)