Zil Hajj crescent not sighted, Eid ul Adha on July 10

The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee announced Wednesday that the Zil-Hajj moon has not been sighted in Pakistan, adding that Eid ul Adha in Pakistan will be observed on July 10 (Sunday).

Chairman Maulana Syed Abdul Khabir Azad announced the decision following a meeting of the committee, held in Karachi after Maghrib prayers to sight the crescent moon.

Moreover In Kashmir Grand Mufti Nasir-ul-Islam also declared that the crescent for the beginning of Zil Hajj month has not been sighted. The first day of Zil hajj would fall on July 1 (Friday), he added.