During the month of Ramadan, Fitr Zakat has been collected Ministry of Islamic Affairs and it’s been reported that Zakat is being received to local island.
One such island is Fuvahmulah where the city council has announced it the registered 241 people have received MVR MVR 747 as Zakat. While other islands such as Baa atoll Eydhafushi council has reported 10 registered have received MVR 4,948 as Zakat.
According to sources, the policy of disturbing Zakat is given to the council where the ministry would hand the distribution of Zakat would be handed to the council.
Several islands council has reported that work is underway to distribute Zakat amongst the island community.