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    Question ID: 59215Country: INDIA

    Title: Be a Cable TV Operator is Prohibited or Lawful

    Question: I am a Cable Operator. My job is to supply TV Channels to various homes in my colony. So please kindly tell me if my work is haram or halal or ja'iz or naja'iz.

    Answer ID: 59215

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 914/930/L=07/1436) It is unalwful to supply TV channels. It is helping in sin which the Holy Quran has disallowed. Allah says: وَتَعَاوَنُواْ عَلَى الْبرِّ وَالتَّقْوَى وَلاَ تَعَاوَنُواْ عَلَى الإِثْمِ وَالْعُدْوَانِ [المائدة : 2]

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India