Q: I want to know whether prawns are halaal or not?
A: There are two views among our Ulama regarding the eating of prawns. Some regard it permissible whilst others regard it makrooh.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Zakaria Makada
Checked & Approved:
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)