Interest Funds To Pay Labourers

Question

Can one use interest money to pay one’s domestics or labourers and through what avenues can one get rid of it?

Answer

It is not permissible for one to derive any sort of benefit from the interest funds. By paying domestics and labourers, one is deriving personal benefit from the funds which is impermissible.

Checked and Approved By:

Mufti Muhammed Saeed Motara Saheb D.B.

References

يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُواْ لاَ تَأْكُلُواْ الرِّبَا أَضْعَافًا مُّضَاعَفَةً وَاتَّقُواْ اللّهَ لَعَلَّكُمْ تُفْلِحُونَ

آل عمران ١٣٠

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