Zil-Hajj moon not sighted, Eid ul Adha to be held on Sep 25

Zil-Hajj moon not sighted, Eid ul Adha to be held on Sep 25

ISLAMABAD: The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee will meet today (Monday) in Karachi for sighting of the Zilhaj moon along with zonal bodies.

After the due time for sighting Zil-Hajj moon ended, the Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee consulted zonal bodies and upon receiving no testimony from any part of country, Mufti Muneeb ur Rahman announced that Zil-Hajj moon was not sighted today and 1st of Zil-Hajj in Pakistan will be observed on September 15.

In Saudi Arabia, Eid al-Adha will be observed on 24th of this month as the Zilhaj moon was not sighted in Saudi Arabia on Sunday