A meeting of the Central Royat Hilal Committee has been convened in Peshawar to see the moon of Ramadan in the country. According to the Spokesman of Religious Affairs, the meeting of the central Sighting of the Crescent Committee will be held on the evening of March 22, in which a decision will be taken regarding the moon of Ramadan. Meetings of zonal committees will be held in the respective offices.
Dr. Abdullah Al-Musnad, a former professor of astronomy at Al-Qassim University in Saudi Arabia and deputy chairman of the Meteorological Society, said that this year Ramadan is likely to begin on March 23. Earlier, Ibrahim Al-Jarwan, head of the United Arab Emirates Astronomical Association. had also said that the first fast of Ramadan this year is likely to be on March 23. This year, there is a strong possibility that Ramadan will start on the same day all over the world, including Pakistan.
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The meeting of the Central Route Hilal Committee for the month of Ramadan will be held in Peshawar on Tuesday, April 13. The meeting of the Central Route Hilal Committee will be held in Peshawar while the meetings of the Zonal Committees will be held in other cities. The announcement of the moon will be decided. The meeting will also be attended by representatives of the Meteorological Department and the Ministry of Science and Technology.
The zonal committee of Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) would hold its meeting at the building of the Ministry of Religious Affairs, near the General Post Office (GPO), Islamabad. All information about the position of crescent could be conveyed to Chairman, Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee on Cell No. 0300-9285203; 0321-202200. The information regarding crescent sighting could be intimated at cell no 0333-5453499; 0333-2697051; 021-99261412; 021-99261413 (Met Department).