He said that the Shawwal crescent could not be sighted today as the age of the moon in Pakistan is 13 hours and 42 minutes at this time.
PESHAWAR: Famed for his early moon sightings, Mufti Shahabuddin Popalzai of Peshawar's Qasim Khan mosque, who was reported missing yesterday has been sent to Dubai, sources told ARY News on Saturday. The cleric who was reported missing after his followers could not find him for the session he conducts for the sighting of Eid crescent and usually declares Eid and Ramadan before country's Reut-i-Hilal committee. Sources have revealed that Popalzai has left for Dubai about two days ago. The cleric fled to Dubai…
PESHAWAR: The descent over the sighting of Eid moon continued to haunt Pakistan as Eidul Fitr is being celebrated in various parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province today while the rest of the country will likely to celebrate Eid on Saturday , ARY News reported.
PESHAWAR: The unofficial Ruet-e-Hilal Committee of Qasim Ali Khan Mosque has convened its meeting today (Sunday) for sighting of Eid-ul-Fitr moon, ARY News reported.