ZERO HOUR: Hyderabad seminary issues fatwa against eating prawns

Updated : 09 Jan,2018 | 08:59 AM

City-based Islamic seminary Jamia Nizamia has issued a `fatwa' that Muslims should avoid eating prawns. Prawns do not fall in the category of fish, and their consumption should be avoided, it said. Jamia Nizamia, a century-old seminary, is a highly- respected Islamic institution in the city.