Eid to be celebrated in Kashmir on Sunday
Srinagar, May 23: Kashmir’s Grand Mufti Nasir ul Islam today said that Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated across J&K tomorrow as Shawaal moon “has been sighted.”
The grand Mufti said that moon has been sighted and Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated across J&K tomorrow.
“I felicitate the people of J&K on the auspicious occasion of Eid. I pray to Almighty Allah may this Eid be the harbinger of peace and prosperity for the entire J&K and may Allah take away the Covid-pandemic on the eve of his auspicious occasion,” he said.
This will be for the first time that people of JK Will be celebrating Eid amid Covid 19 pandemic that has claimed 21 lives and affected over 1500 people so far.
Meanwhile, Pakistan on Saturday also announced sighting of the Shawwal moon, announcing to celebrate the festival of Eid on Sunday.
Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Pakistan announced that Moon has been sighted today and Eid-ul-Fitr 2020 will be celebrated on May 24