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HUSBANDS RIGHT OF WIFE'S FATHERS WEALTH INHERITANCE

Question:

A wife inherits a portion of her fathers wealth. So does her husband have any right within that inheritance? The husband tells the wife to give his share of the inheritance, regardless that the wife's father and the husband have no other relation for the husband to be entitled to that wealth. He is asking solely for being the husband of the deceased daughter.

Bismillahir-Rahman-Ir-Rahim

Answer:

In the above mentioned situation, the inherited wealth from the father, according to the Shariah (Islamic Law) the husband has no rights to recieve any proportion of that wealth.

Allah Knows Best

Umar Faruq Desai Luharvi
29/05/1417