PESHAWAR: Contrary to their official position, Chief Minister Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Amir Haider Khan Hoti and his cabinet members observed Eid on Tuesday after the local moon-sighting committee of Masjid Qasim Ali Khan announced Eid a day prior to the announcement in the rest of the country.
Accepting the decision of the unofficial moon-sighting committee of Masjid Qasim Ali Khan, Eid was observed in KP, all tribal agencies as well as Frontier Regions on Tuesday.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 31st, 2011.
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