Here are Fidyah and Kaffara rates for skipping or breaking fast

02:26 PM | 25 May, 2018
Here are Fidyah and Kaffara rates for skipping or breaking fast
LAHORE – Muslims around the globe are observing the Holy Month of Ramazan with reverence, however, many of them are confused about the Kaffara and Fidyah for skipping or intentionally breaking their fast.

Fidyah and Kaffara are mentioned in the Qur'an in the selection below:

— Quran: Chapter 2: verse 184 (

According to Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee chairman Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman, the minimum amount of Fidaya is Rs100 and Kafrah Rs6,000 respectively per fast.

As per the Islamic principles, individuals can also pay an amount of Fidaya set to the scale of the price of the following:

  • Rs100 per day for wheat

  • Rs240 per day for barley

  • Rs1,600 per day for dates

  • Rs1,920 per day for raisins

The Kuffara for leaving a fast is Rs6,000 at the scale of wheat, Rs14,400 for barley, Rs96,000 for dates and Rs1,15,200 for raisins.


The writer is a member of the staff. He can be accessed on Twitter @iamnozair


Currency Rates in Pakistan - Pakistani Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Dirham, Riyal 13 June 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 13, 2024 (Thursday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.6 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 296 and selling rate is 299 while British Pound rate is 350.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75 and Saudi Riyal at 75.9.

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.6 280.65
Euro EUR 296 299
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.5 353
U.A.E Dirham AED 75 75.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.1 73.85
Australian Dollar AUD 182 184
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.88 748.88
Canadian Dollar CAD 204 206
China Yuan CNY 38.38 38.78
Danish Krone DKK 40.14 40.54
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.66 36.01
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.19 917.19
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.3 59.9
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.79 172.79
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.97 26.27
Omani Riyal OMR 723.52 731.52
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203.5 205.5
Swedish Korona SEK 26.4 26.7
Swiss Franc CHF 309.94 312.44
Thai Bhat THB 7.56 7.71


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