SHABQADAR: Mufti Shahabudin Popalzai, chief cleric of Qasim Khan Mosque has announced that Eidul-Fitr will be celebrated in Peshawar and other areas of K-P on July 28, 2014, Express News reported early Monday.
He said a committee was convened in Qasim Khan Mosque after the evening prayers. The committee received 48 testimonies from different districts of K-P.
The cleric revealed that out of 48 testimonies, seven testimonies were received from Bannu, four from Karak and 22 from other districts.
Meanwhile, Central and regional Ruet-e-Hilal Committee will convene on Monday to sight the moon in other parts of Pakistan.
Mohmand agency, Shabqadar to celebrate Eid with Saudi Arabia
People in parts of Mohmand agency and Shabqadar will celebrate Eidul Fitr with Saudi Arabia on Monday.
Most of the mosque in Mohamand Agency’s head quarter Ghallanai, Safi and Khwaizai announced to observe Eid on Monday after Shawwal moon was sighted in Saudi Arabia on Sunday evening.
The areas where Eid will be observed includes upper sub division of Mohmand agency, Baizai sub division, some parts of lower sub division Ekka ghund, while tehsil Ekka Ghund Eid will observe Eid according to the decision of Peshawar’s Qasam Ali khan mosque.
Similarly, cleric from Brilvi and Ghair Muqalid sect in some part of tehsil Shabqadar including matta mughal khel, Khwajawas of charsadda also decided observe Eid with Saudi Arabia. People in some parts of Bajaur agency will also observe Eid with Saudi Arabia.
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