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the fourth pillar of Islam is almsgiving as an act of worship

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It was decided in a meeting held here on Sunday headed by Chairman Punjab Zakat & Usher Council Ch Bilal Ijaz.
The meeting was attended by the Minister Zakat and Usher Shaukat Ali Lalika, Secretary Zakat Alimgir Ahmed Khan, Deputy Secretary (Admin) Safiullah Gondal, Administers zakat Muhammad Aslam Ramey and council members Hafiz Fazal Raheem Ashrafi, Muhammad Abdullah Warraich, Ahmed Shah Khaga MPA, Mohtarma Tanvir Kausar, Mohtarma Ayesha Iqbal MPA, Mohtarma Sarwat Shaheen representative of secretary finance and section officer Muhammad Anwar representative of secretary social welfare.
The meeting was also attended by Minister Zakat and Ushr Shaukat Ali Lalika, Secretary Zakat Alimgir Ahmed Khan, Deputy Secretary (Admin) Saifullah Gondal, administrators Zakat Muhammad Aslam Ramey and council members Hafiz Fazal Raheem Ashrafi, Muhammad Abdullah Warraich and other officials of concerned departments.
Aid in the form of books would indirectly inspire the have-nots to build their dreams of eradicating poverty, said Maszlee at the launch of 'Zakat Semarak Ilmu' (Zakat to spread knowledge) programme here yesterday.
However, people who have balance lower than the minimum one or those who have submitted Zakat exemption affidavit by the given deadline of 15 Shaban (April 21) or those people and corporations maintaining 'current accounts' are not liable to pay Zakat at banks.
Zakat will be deducted from saving accounts, profit and loss sharing accounts and other similar accounts having a balance of Rs44,415 or above, on the first of Ramazan.
Houssam Chahine, UNHCR's head of private sector partnerships, MENA, (Centre) speaks at the launch of the UNHCR Refugee Zakat Fund in Dubai on Thursday.
Furnishing a statement and answering lawmakers' question during Question Hour session of the provincial assembly, Minister for Auqaf, Zakat and Ushr Faraz Dero said that Rs600m out of Rs1,200m allocated for disbursements of Guzara Allowance was disbursed through Sindh Bank ATM cards of Guzara Allowance.
Trust plays an important role in the zakat institutions as their survival depends on the amount of zakat collections from the zakat payers.
LAHORE:Every year, especially during the month of Ramzan, Muslims in large numbers all over the world pay an obligatory charity called Zakat, the root of which in Arabic means, purity.
Summary: The UNHCR's Zakat initiative is fully Shariah compliant and is backed by five fatwas from leading Islamic scholars and institutions.
Nowadays, there are so many zakat calculations apps, and to use the apps, the users must downloads from internet and chose which apps suit with their need.
ABOUT 14 individuals received funds and equipment at the first zakat distribution ceremony of the Muslim Association of Nigeria Zakat Administration Programme (MANZAP), held earlier in the week in Ibadan, Oyo State.
Khartoum,Nov.5(SUNA)-Ambassador of Indonesia to Sudan, Burhan Bedr-al-Zaman has hailed Sudan's experiment in Zakat work, pointing out that it has become one f the international experiments.