The Eid-ul-Fitr pageant will likely be celebrated on the identical day all through the nation this 12 months, Particular Consultant of the Prime Minister on Non secular Concord Maulana Tahir Ashrafi mentioned Sunday.
The particular assistant, addressing a press convention, mentioned the identical would apply to the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan.
Controversy has historically surrounded the citing of the moon within the nation yearly at first and fruits of Ramadan. The controversy splits Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and tribal areas from remainder of the nation which leads to two completely different dates for Eid in Pakistan.
Ashrafi mentioned a gathering to sight the Ramadan moon had been known as in Peshawar. He vowed the nation would observe the holy month collectively.
Ashrafi mentioned no mosque or madressah can be closed throughout Ramadan, nevertheless, he urged all of the believers to observe coronavirus security measures to maintain the pandemic at bay.
“Coronavirus SOPs are being noticed in madressahs and mosques throughout the nation,” the particular assistant mentioned. He mentioned no mosque or madressah’s registration was being cancelled.
In the meantime, Chairman Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Maulana Abdul Khabir Azad, talking to Geo Information, mentioned the assembly to sight the Ramadan moon has been summoned in Peshawar on Tuesday.
“We’ll observe Eid and Ramadan throughout the nation [together],” he mentioned, including the date for the holy month will likely be introduced after consultations with all of the related ulemas.
“All students together with Mufti Shahabuddin Popalzai have fostered an environment of brotherhood … Ministry of Science and Know-how and different scientific establishments have been made everlasting members of the committee,” he added.
On this regard, the Pakistan Meteorological Division (PMD) mentioned the Ramadan moon could also be sighted on April 13, because the climate has been forecast to stay clear that day.
The PMD, shedding gentle on the climate circumstances to persist through the holy month, mentioned that the climate will stay scorching and dry throughout Ramadan.
Moreover, the temperature will transfer up after 15 days of Ramadan, whereas gusty winds are additionally anticipated within the holy month.