Zilhaj moon sighted; Eidul Azha on November 17

The people of Pakistan will celebrate the Eid Ul-Azha on Wednesday November 17 as the Zilhaj moon has been sighted in various cities of Pakistan, report said. The first of Zilhaj will be tomorrow on Monday. The announcement was made by the Chairman of the Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Mufti Muneebur Rehman after chairing bodys meeting here in Islamabad. The Zulhajj moon has already been sighted in Saudi Arabia on Saturday evening and today is first day of the holy month in the Muslim country where millions of Muslims have gathered to perform annual rites of Hajj.

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