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Are Uncles Mahrams?

Question and Answer:
Q. is the father’s uncle a mahram for one?

(Question published as received)

A. The father’s paternal and maternal uncles are Mahrams. (al-Fatawa al-Hindiyyah, Vol: 1, Pg: 273)

And Allah Knows Best

Mufti Suhail Tarmahomed

Confirmation:
Mufti Ebrahim Desai

Jamiatul Ulama (KZN)

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