ISLAMABAD: Meteorological Department says there are slight chances of sighting the new moon of Ramazan, 1438 AH on the evening of May 26 (Friday) i.e. on 29th of Shaban, 1438 AH.
“The new moon of Ramazan, 1438 AH will be born on crossing conjunction point at 00-45 PST on 26-05-2017,” an official said.
He informed that according to climate record, the weather is expected fair / partly cloudy in most parts of the country on May 26 evening.
Ruet-e-Hilal Committee meeting today
A meeting of the central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee for sighting the crescent of Ramazan will be held in the federal capital today.
The meeting is scheduled to be held at 6:30 pm in the committee room of the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony.
Meanwhile, Saudi Arabia’s top court has announced that Saturday, May 27 will be the first day of the holy month in the kingdom.