Question ID: #3342
Question: squids

dear mufti sahibs
i would just like to know if squids are halaal?

Answered by: Ulamaa ID 03 (UK)
Date: 15/12/2006 14:09pm

In the Name of Allah, the Inspirer of Truth.
Assalamu Alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh

Squid is not regarded as a fish, hence according to the Hanafi Madh-hab, squid is not permissible.

And Allah knows Best
Wa Alaykumussalaam Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh

(Mufti) Abdullah Patel
Halal Food Guide