Moon not sighted, Eid-ul-Azha on 10th July

The Zil Hajj 1443 Hijri moon has not been sighted and, therefore, Eid-ul-Azha will be celebrated on 10th of next month.

This was announced by Chairman Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Maulana Syed Muhammad Abdul Khabir while talking to media after chairing committee’s meeting in Karachi on Wednesday.

Meanwhile, the moon of the month of Dhul Hijjah for the year 1443 AH has been sighted in Saudi Arabia.

The first day of Zilhaj will be tomorrow (Thursday) while the Day of Arafah will fall on July 8 this year.

The Eid Ul Azha will be celebrated on 9th July in the kingdom.

Source: Radio Pakistan