Eidul Azha most likely on Sept 2

Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee will meet today in Karachi, under the chairmanship of Mufti Muneebur Rehman, for the Zilhaj moon sighting.

The committee meeting will be held after the Asar prayer at the building of Meteorological Department. The officials of Met Department will also participate in the meeting.

Mufti Muneeb will announce the moon sighting. If anyone has information regarding the moon sighting then he/she can provide the relevant information at the given numbers: 021-99261403, 021-99261404, 0321-2484604, 0300-9285203.

According to astrological experts, chances of Zilhaj moon sighting in Karachi are very rare today. It is most likely that 1st Zilhaj will be on August 24 and Eidul Azha will be celebrated on September 2.

Meanwhile, according to Kuwaiti media, Youm-e-Arafat will be on August 31 whereas Eidul Azha will be celebrated on September 1 in the Gulf countries.