Fatawa Answer

Question: Disability Benefits

ID: 861

Name: Permissible and Impermissible

Question

Assalaamu alaikum WA rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu,
Please guide me in the following matter.

I have been sick and disabled for the last 3 years. The US government pays me disability income every month. The government also pays retirement benefits when you retire. I am concerned whether these benefits are allowed for a Muslim.

Jazakallaah

Answer

الجواب وبالله التوفيق

As per the situation described in your question it is permissible for you to receive the benefits offered by the Government.

واللہ اعلم  بالصواب

Answered On: Friday, Nov 22, 2019 | N/A

Answered By: Mufti Abdus-Sattar Sahib

Checked By: Mufti Mohammed Navalur Rahman