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Ramadan 2024: Govt announces minimum Zakat Nisab

ISLAMABAD: The government has announced the Nisab-i-Zakat for the Zakat Year 1444-45 A.H, the minimum amount in bank accounts on which zakat will be...

Government fixes Nisab for Zakat at Rs80,933

People having a minimum of Rs80,933 balance in savings, profit and loss sharing or similar bank accounts on the first day of Ramazan will be liable to pay 2.5 per cent Zakat

CM Buzdar calls for making Zakat distribution system foolproof

The chief minister got a detailed briefing on the performance of the social welfare department, Bait-ul-Mal and Child Protection Bureau

Deserving people of Fata facing problems due to non-distribution of Zakat: Senate body

ISLAMABAD: The Senate committee on religious affairs on Friday said the deserving people of all seven agencies of erstwhile the Federally Administered Tribal Areas...

Pakistanis are expected to donate Rs173bn in charities this Ramazan

KARACHI: People of Pakistan are being generous as per their affordability when it comes to donation and charity in the holy month of Ramadan....

Banks to deduct Zakat today

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan will remain closed for public dealings on 1st Ramazan-ul-Mubarak 1439 A.H.(today), which being observed as ‘Bank Holiday’ for the...

Nisab-i-Zakat fixed at Rs39,198

KARACHI: The Nisab for Zakat has been fixed at Rs39,198 for lunar year 1438-39 A.H. a notification issued by the Ministry of Religious Affairs...

Bilawal lashes out for holding back Sindh Zakat funds

KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Thursday lashed out at federal government for holding back over 2-3 billion rupees funds of...

Don’t give Zakat, Fitra to terrorist producing organizations: Rashid

ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Pervez Rashid on Saturday said Zakat and charity money should be given to those organizations which were not producing terrorists, ARY News reported.

Govt notifies amount for Zakat deduction

KARACHI: The Ministry of Religious Affairs has announced that nisab-e-Zakat for this year has been fixed at Rs 35,557.

Arrested MQM workers will be presented in court: Rangers

 KARACHI: Pakistan Rangers Sindh on Thursday said that the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) workers arrested on the suspicion of extorting money from people in the name of Zakat and Fitra collection will be presented in court, ARY News reported on Thursday.

MQM questions workers' arrest by Rangers

KARACHI:  Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) strongly reacted over the arrest of party’s 16 workers by Rangers and maintained that that the collection of Zakat and Fitra for a welfare organization is not a crime, ARY News reported on Thursday.

Rangers encourage Karachi citizens to report ‘extortion’

KARACHI: Sindh Rangers have appealed to citizens of Karachi to refrain from voluntarily or forcibly funding any ethnic, sectarian or terrorist organization, ARY News reported on Wednesday.