A gathering of the Ruet-e-Hilal Committee was held right now (Tuesday) in Peshawar to sight the crescent moon for the holy month. The assembly was held within the metropolis after 17 years.
Pakistan House and Higher Ambiance Analysis Fee (SUPARCO), the Pakistan Meteorological Division (PMD), and the Ministry of Science and Know-how had been additionally a part of the assembly.
In the meantime, zonal committees from different cities additionally joined the assembly nearly. Moon was sighted in varied cities of Pakistan, together with Hyderabad, Karachi, and Islamabad.
Chairman of Ruet-e-Hilal Committee, Maulana Abdul Khabir Azad, had earlier mentioned that individuals will observe the primary quick (Roza) and Eid on the identical day throughout the nation.
The cleric had additional mentioned that each one the Ulema, together with Mufti Shahabuddin Popalzai, have created an environment of brotherhood inside the committee.
The Meteorological Division had mentioned that the moon of Ramadan rose at 7:32am right now, including that will probably be seen for over 35 hours after sundown.
The climate division had indicated a transparent chance of a moon sighting right now.
This was the primary Ramadan moon sighting beneath Maulana Azad, who was appointed by the federal authorities in December final yr, changing Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman.