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Assalaamualaikum, Sawal ye he ke taqreeban 100 saal pehle hamare buzurgon ne ek zamin ko qabrastan kelie waqf kardiya.aur us waqt se lekar aaj tak yahan par qabrastan he.ab kya is zamin par jo ke qabrastan kelie waqf he is par masjid ya masjid ke ilawa rehaishi flats banana jaiz he ke nahi.barae meherbani hanafi fiqh ke mutabiq jawab inayat farmaen.jazakallah

الجواب حامداومصليا

If a piece of land has been dedicated for the purpose of cemetry then it is not permissible to use that land for any other purpose.

Building a Masjid on such land which is dedicated for the purpose of cemetery is not be permissible.

And Allah knows best.

Mufti Ikram ul Haq

Fatwa Center of America

14 Dhul-Hijjah 1431/ November 20 2010