Pakistan announces Thursday the first day of holy month of Ramadan

Wednesday 1439/8/30 - 2018/05/16
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Islamabad, Shaaban 30, 1439 H., May 16, 2018, SPA -- The Pakistan Central Committee for the Crescent Sighting announced that Thursday is the first day of the holy month of Ramadan in Pakistan.
The committee chairman, Mufti Munib al-Rahman, told a news conference that the committee held a meeting this evening in the city of Karachi on the sighting of the crescent of Ramadan and that it received reports on seeing the crescent of Ramadan from all over Pakistan. Therefore, Thursday is the first day of the holy month.
--SPA
22:07 LOCAL TIME 19:07 GMT
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