Does a Mentally Ill Daughter Inherit From Her Deceased Mother?

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Fatwa ID: 05939

 

Answered by: Shaykh Ahmed Bin Mohamed Umarji

 

Question:

 

Does a mentally ill daughter inherit from her deceased mother.?

 

 

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful

 

Answer:

 

The right to inherit is established from The Quran.1 Being mentally ill will not prevent her from inheriting the money. In this case, she will inherit the money, and her caretaker may look after it for her.

 

 

Only Allah knows best

Written by Shaykh Ahmed Bin Mohamed Umarji

Checked and approved by Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah

Darul Ifta Birmingham

 

 

 

1 Surah An-Nisa verse 11

 

 

 

 

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