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Ruet-e-Hilal Committee meets today to sight Zil-Haj moon

KARACHI: The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee will meet in Karachi this evening to sight the Zil-Haj moon which marks the advent of the 12th month in the lunar Islamic calendar. Chairman of the Committee Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman will preside over the meeting. The Zonal Ruet-e-Hilal Committees will also hold separate meetings to collect evidence of sighting of the moon. Yesterday, Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Court announced that the kingdom will mark August 12  as first day of the holy month of Zil-Haj. According to Saudi…