KARACHI – The central Reut-e-Hilal Committee that met in Karachi today (Thursday) for Shawwal moon sighting announced that Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated on Saturday as no testimony was received from anywhere.
The meeting was chaired by Chairman Ruet-i-Hilal Committee, Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman.
No testimonies of moon sighting were received in Muzaffarabad, Jhelum, Lahore, Mangla, Gujranwala and Islamabad.
It is to be mentioned here that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has announced the sighting of moonmarking the beginning of Shawwal with Eidul Fitr to be celebrated tomorrow (Friday).
The crescent of the Shawwal moon has been sighted in Jebel Hafeet, Al Ain, the International Astronomy Center announced on Thursday.