Putting impure clothes in the washing machine

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by Muftionline.co.za

Q: We have dawlance 5200 washing machine and it has the facility of washing as well as swill (khanggalna). It has the system of swill is like that we place all the clothes (having water of surf) in the bucket like structure and open a supply of water. The water continuously falls on the upper side of the bucket filled with clothes and get away from the downward side. After switch on the button the bucket spins and the whole process is for the ten minutes. The number of clothes filled in bucket is approximately ten. One day mistakenly my mother mistakenly wash a dirty (napaak) clothes of having mani with the other clothes in the washing machine and the swill as usually. Will all the clothes be na paak?  We have to clean all the clothes? 


A: No, the clothes will not be napaak.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)