Abb Takk News

Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Meets Today For Eid-ul-Fitr Moon Sighting

KARACHI: A meeting of Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee with the chair of Mufti Munib-ur-Rehman would be held in Karachi today (Tuesday), June 4 (29, Ramazan, 1440, Hijri) for sighting the crescent of Shawwal.

The meeting of Zonal District Ruet-e-Hilal committee will also be held in their respective vicinity for collecting evidences in respect of sighting of the moon.

The religious day is being celebrated by Muslims across KPK after the provincial government endorsed announcement of unofficial Ruet-e-Hilal Committee of Masjid Qasim Ali Khan.

Congregational Eid prayers were offered at various spots in the province. Governor Shah Farman and Chief Minister Mahmood Khan also prayed Eid prayers in Peshawar.

The Ruet-e-Hilal Committee of Masjid Qasim Ali Khan on Monday had announced that the moon of Shawwal was sighted in several areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and they will celebrate Eid on Tuesday.

on the other hand, Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has already announced that Eid will be observed on June 05 (Wednesday) across the country.