• Transactions & Dealings >> Inheritance & Will

    Question ID: 49009Country: Saudi Arabia

    Title: Division of Property for a person having only sister and nephew

    Question: My friend's uncle died leaving behind only a real sister and a nephew (son of real brother). He has no other living relatives (wife, kids, etc.). I wish to inquire as to the division of his property, in light of the above. Kindly guide at your earliest and oblige.

    Answer ID: 49009

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 1675/1341/B=12/1434) In the case mentioned above, his daughter will be eligible to receive half of all his property, while his nephew will receive the remaining part for to being ‘asba.

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India