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Inheritance query

Fatwaa ID: 927

السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته

My mum inherited 12 lakhs Indian rupees from her father
she has passed away leaving 4 children and husband.
Two girls and two boys
Please let me know how this money will be divided.
Also will my father get a share in this inheritance ?

Clarification: All heirs(all siblings have passed away).
It has been six years since the mothers demise too.

In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

We have been advised that the deceased is survived by her husband, two sons and two daughters. Accordingly, after funeral expenses, debts and bequests, the estate, which is inclusive of ALL of the deceased’s belongings irrespective of how insignificant such as clothing, beauty and hygiene products, etc., will be divided into 8 shares as follows:

-The husband will receive 2 shares (25%).
-The sons will receive 2 shares (25%) each.
-The daughters will receive 1 share (12.5%) each.

It should be noted that the above calculations are based on the information provided. If there are other heirs, then the above may not be applicable. If any heir had passed away in the interim, then the above may not be applicable as well.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York

09/02/1444 AH – 03/24/2023 CE | AML1-7418

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين


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