Supporting the wife while she is in iddat

Q: Is it compulsory for a man to support his wife while she is in iddat even though she is not sitting her iddat in his home?

Bismillaah

A: No. It is not compulsory.

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

 

Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)