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Q:

Asalamu Alikum I got 2000 indian Rupees from the street before 4 months back but still no one claim it. what i do these rupees please tell me. thank you

A:

Alaykum Salaam

If there was no indication of who the owner is then you may keep it, but Sayyid Sistani advises that as a recommended precaution, you should give it as charity to the poor on behalf of the owner.

Regards

Abbas Jaffer