ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry on Monday that Eidul Fitr will be celebrated on June 5 (Wednesday) across the country.
Addressing a press conference in Islamabad Fawad said that the birth of the moon occurred at 03:02 pm on Monday and its age will be four hours and sixteen minutes at sunset. The moon will be 28 hours and 16 minutes old at sunset in Karachi on Tuesday.
He said that the government wants the celebration of the Eidul Fitr across the country on one day.
“We are witnessing three to four Eids in the country since our childhood,” he said, adding that everyone can see the moon without the binuclear at the coastal belt of Karachi and Gwadar.