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Pakistan Unofficially Announces Eidul Azha Public Holiday

Source: The Daily Times (Peshawar)
Posted: Wednesday, November 18, 2009

The unofficial Ruet-e-Hilal, moon-sighting, Committee of Pakistan's NWFP Province, has announced that the moon of the Zilhajj lunar month was not sighted last night, and that therefore the Eidul Azha would be celebrated on November 28, 2009.

This date would be in line with the date announced by the central government at the end of last year (2008-12-31).

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