KPK government announces public holiday on 1st Muharram 6th November 2013
Peshawar: The Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has announced public holiday on the occasion of 1st Muharram 1435 Hijra. Following to this announcement, there will be public holiday every 1st Muharram being the 1st day of Islamic calendar. The provincial cabinet has also seconded this decision that was official notified than after.
Mufti Munib said that Muharram moon is not sighted in Pakistan and First of Muharram is on Wednesday 6th November.