Unjustly occupying another shareholders property

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: After the division of inherited property, if someone occupies other shareholder’s area and does not let the other use his/her share/area then what is the Shar’ee ruling?


A: He has got the right to evacuate him and he also has the right to charge him a rental.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

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