Q: Property worth Rs 3150000/- INR has been sold by my dad. And now wants to distribute same among the family. Family includes Father, 1 Son and 2 daughters. Property to be distributed among 4 members. Please advise how much amount will be alloted to each one as per sharia law.
A: If this is the case of an estate then the estate will be divided into 24 equal shares and distributed as follows:
Father will receive 4 shares – 525000
Son will receive 10 shares – 1312500
Each daughter will receive 5 shares – 656250
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)