It is expected that the month of Ramazan will begin from Thursday this year in Pakistan.
Secretary-General Ruet-e-Hilal Research Council (RHRC) Khalid Ejaz Mufti said this while talking to APP. He said that new moon could be sighted only if its age is more than 19 hours at sunset and the difference between sunset and moonset should also be more than 40 minutes.
Khalid Ejaz Mufti explained that the age of the new moon on the evening of Wednesday will be more than 26 hours in all cities of Pakistan.
The difference between sunset and moonset will also be 58-60 minutes in various important cities of the country.