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Question # : 218


A man dies leaving no wife, 3 sons and 1 daughter. How should the inheritance of the deceased be distributed? Jazakallahu Khaira!

Answer : 218

Published on: Apr 28, 2007

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

(Fatwa: 414/J)


If there is no other heir except the sons and daughter, then after paying due rights preceding the inheritance, the entire property of the dead person will be distributed in seven (7) parts, out of which each son will get 2 shares and the daughter will get 1 share.


3 sons:             6

1 daughter:        1

Allah knows Best!

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband

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