Q: All the travel agents are advising to acquire a new passport to avoid the new Umrah Visa fee’s. Prominent members of the public are doing the same. In my view this is unethical and haraam. Can you please advise?
A: I also don’t encourage anybody.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)