ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry says Eidul Fitr will be celebrated on May 14 according to the calendar and Ruet App.
He informed that as per the calendar the moon will appear on May 13, and Eid will be on May 14, adding that the final announcement in this regard will be made by the Ruet-e-Hilal Committee. The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee will meet on Wednesday – the 29th of Ramazan to sight the Eidul Fitr moon, the body had said in a statement issued a day earlier.
The meeting will take place in Islamabad with Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee chairman Maulana Abdul Khabir Azad presiding over it, the statement said. The meetings of zonal committees would take place in their respective areas, while the central committee would gather witnesses from across the country. – TLTP