Who is a Trustee and what are his duties

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Who is a Trustee and what are his Duties


In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.




Trustee is a legal term for the Islamic term of Mutawalli. A trustees main responsibilities usually involve taking charge of the day to day running of the Mosque or any other voluntary organisation. The condition of a Mutawalli is that he is an adult, sane and Muslim. Furthermore, he should be trustworthy and capable of running the establishment. If a Mutawalli lacks any if these qualities or he is an open transgressor, then he should be removed from his post.


(Raddul Muhtar P.578-579 V.6)


Only Allah Knows Best


Mohammed Tosir Miah


Darul Ifta Birmingham

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