Established baitul maal treasury in india
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The literal meaning of the Arabic term Bayt ul Maal means the House of Treasury, ie. the Central Treasury which an Islamic State establishes to hold the wealth of the nation. It is from this Bayt ul Maal or Central Treasury whereby all the zakah, sadaqah, jizya, etc. dues are collected and spent on the running of the state and the spending on the poor and the needy.
If a few believers wish to establish a charity foundation and call or name it bayt ul maal in the city or area where they live, whereby they collect the charity dues of some believers and spend it on the poor and needy, there is absolutely no harm.
Because the city or the state neither belongs to you, nor you have an Islamic State established there, you obviously would not have the right to demand that all the believers in the area or city must pay all their charity dues to your organization. If some amongst the believers wish to pay their charity dues to your organization, and you in turn, fearing Allah, spend those dues on the poor and needy, there is absolutely no harm in doing so.
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