Karachi (September 21, 2017): The moon of Muharram ul Haram has been sighted across the country as the Ashora will fall on October 1, Sunday.
The announcement made by the chairman Ruet-e-Hilala Committee Mufti Muneebur Rehman in a press conference after the committee meeting held in Karachi.
The meeting, led by Mufti Munibur Rehman, held at the Met office where evidences of new crescent moon for the new Hijri year have been collected. The zonal committees meetings were also held their respective locations.
Mufti Muneeb said that moon has been sighted and first Muharram will be on tomorrow, Friday, while the Ashora will be observed on October 1, Sunday.
The new Islamic year 1439 has already been started in Gulf, European and many other countries from Thursday.