Decision of Ramzan, Eid’s moon sighting will be taken in light of scientific knowledge, witness: Ashrafi

Islamabad, April 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Special Representative to the Prime Minister on Religious Harmony Maulana Tahir Ashrafi says decision of Ramzan and Eid’s moon sighting will be taken in the light of scientific knowledge and witness as per laws of Quran and Sunnah. Talking to Chairman Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Maulana Abdul Khabir Azad in Lahore on Sunday, he said holding Ruet-e-Hilal committee’s meeting in Peshawar is a step towards right direction.

Maulana Tahir Ashrafi said as per instructions of the Prime Minister, consensus development on moon sighting of Ramzan and Eid is the first and foremost priority of Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee. Speaking on the occasion, Chairman Ruet-e-Hilal committee Maulana Abdul Khabir Azad said he will fulfill the expectations of the nation and the Prime Minister.

For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-9103557

Leave a Reply