Wakeel getting a discount on the purchased items

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by Muftionline.co.za

Q: Yusuf is going shopping. So his friend Umar asks Yusuf to buy something for him and he will pay Yusuf later. Yusuf ends up getting a big discount.

Must Umar pay him the normal price or the discounted price?


A: Umar will pay him the discounted price.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)