Source:Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)
Posted: Friday, February 12, 2021
Bangladesh's National Moon Sighting Committee and Religious Affairs Committee has announced that the upcoming Shab-e-Meraj holiday would be observed on the night of March 11, 2021, due to the Moon of the month of Rajab, 1442 Hijri, not having been sighted in Bangladesh on Friday, February 12, 2021.
As per custom (2019-04-06, 2015-05-20, 2014-05-29 and 2013-06-10), the aforementioned announcement will be followed next month by an announcement by Bangladesh's National Moon Sighting Committee and Religious Affairs Committee concerning the moon of the month of Shaban and therefore the date of the upcoming Shab-e-Barat (night of fortune and forgiveness), which according to the annual list of official non-working public holidays in Bangladesh for the calendar year 2021 (2020-11-05 and 2020-11-02), is set to occur on March 29, 2021.
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