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    Question ID: 175347Country: Pakistan

    Title: Property Division of deceased uncle

    Question: My uncle passed away last month, he had a wife and 5 daughters. He also had 4 brothers and 1 sister. How should assets of my uncle be divided?

    Answer ID: 175347

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 383/344/M=4/1441)


    In the question mentioned above if the parents of your deceased uncle are not alive then the property of your deceased uncle shall be divided into 1080 shares after paying due rights preceding inheritance. Out of total, his wife shall get 135 shares, while each daughter shall get 144-144 shares and each brother shall get 50-50 shares while the sister shall get 25 shares. The detail of Shariah division is as follows:


    Wife:         1x135 = 135

    Daughters: 5x144 = 720

    Brothers:    4x050 = 200

    Sister:        1x025 = 025

    Total:                         1080

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India