Moon not sighted; 1st Muharram tomorrow

Nov 05, 2013| Courtesy by :

KARACHI – The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee announced on Monday that the moon of Muharramul Haram was not sighted anywhere in the country.

The committee further told that the first of Muharram will fall on Wednesday (November 6).
The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee met at Meteorological Complex in Karachi for sighting Muharram moon. Committee chairman Mufti Muneebur Rehman presided over the meeting.
According to the announcement, Day of Ashura (Yaum-e-Ashura) will be observed on November 15 (Friday). The month is considered an important month as many major Islamic events occurred during it.