Supporting the ex-wife

QUESTION:

My son is going through a divorce.

What are our obligations in respect of his ex-wife?

In terms of Shariah for how long must he support his ex-wife once the final tallaq is given. She has parents, brothers and a sister

ANSWER:

It is the duty of the man to support and proved a place to stay for his ex-wife until she completes her Idaah.

And AllãhTa’ãla knows best

Mufti Muhammed Ashraf
28 April 2011 / 23 Jumaadal Ula 1432