I am a software engineer and i have to develop a software for ticket management system which maybe used for different events. Events can be eid event, christmas, political event, singing event. So I guess some events will be fine and some will be not fine according to Islam.
Please help as I do not want to earn haram income.
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.
It is permissible to develop a generic software for ticket management.
The Fiqh (jurisprudence of the Answer):
This is not considered as assisting in sin as a generic software is multipurpose and not only used for sinful endeavours. Thus, the service and development are permissible in themselves and the accrued income in lieu of a permissible service is lawful.
And Allah Ta’ālā Alone Knows Best
Mufti Faraz Adam,
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