According to reports by the Pakistan Meteorological Department, Zilhaj moon is likely to be sighted on Tuesday, August 22.
Hence, Pakistan is likely to celebrate Eidul Azha on Friday, September 1.
Pakistan‘s Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee will meet on Tuesday, August 22, at PMD camp office, Karachi to sight the Zil-Hajj crescent in Karachi.
Eid-ul-Azha is a four-day Islamic festival which is observed on the 10th day of Dhul Hijja (Toy al-Hijja).
It is observed to remember the sacrifice Ibrahim (Abraham) was willing to make on the command of Allah, to sacrifice his son.
Eid commemorates the willingness he had to give up something, most precious possession, for Allah.