Will faskh in haidh be counted as first haidh for iddat?

Q: I had faskh done on the 27th January 2019. My haidh started on the 23rd January to 3rd February 2019. Will this haidh be included as one haidh for iddat?

A: No.

And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)