Q: Deceased left a house worth Rs. 30,00,000
I need your guidance on inheritance:
Deceased died leaving behind
1. One Widow
2. Five Daughters (1 of them living with deceasd’s real brother as he has no child)
3. One Real Brother (Alive as mentioned above)
4. Two real sisters (Alive)
(Parents already died before deceased)
Please guide me for disbursement of inheritance.
Thanking you in anticipation.
Time: Sunday December 5, 2010 at 10:38 am
A: Upon paying burial expenses, settling debts and fulfilling bequests that does not exceed one-third of the total estate, the estate will be divided into 480 equal shares and distributed in the following manner:
wife receives 60 shares
daughter receives 64 shares
brother receives 50 shares
sister shall receive 25 shares
Allah Certainly Knows Best.
p.s. Kindly contact your local mufti as well as accountant for greater clarification.