- It was unattainable to see [Shawwal] moon even with a telescope on Might 12, says KU professor
- Maulana Tahir Ashrafi had mentioned Ruet-e-Hilal Committee resolution to have fun Eid on Thursday was right.
- The sighting of the Shawwal moon was introduced by the Ruet-e-Hilal Committee on the night time of Might 12 at 11:30 pm.
KARACHI: The controversy over the Shawwal moon sighting continues as Pakistanis have fun the second day of Eid.
The most recent declare in regards to the Shawwal moon has been made by Karachi College House, Science and Know-how Director Prof Dr Javed Iqbal.
He says in accordance with astronomy, it was not potential to see the moon on Might 12.
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It was unattainable to see the [Shawwal] moon even with a telescope, Dr Iqbal mentioned, including that the moon was not even more likely to seem in Peshawar.
Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Particular Consultant for Interfaith Concord Maulana Tahir Ashrafi, alternatively, whereas releasing an image of the brand new moon Thursday night, had mentioned that the choice of the Ruet-e-Hilal Committee about Eid was right.
He had mentioned there was no want for anybody to look at a qaza quick.
His feedback got here in response to former Ruet-e-Hilal Committee chairperson Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman’s assertion wherein he urged Muslims to look at a qaza quick in lieu of Ramadan 30.
Rehman had additionally requested those that noticed aitkaaf to carry out a qaza for that together with a quick, including that he too could be fasting on Friday to make up for the missed roza.
The sighting of the Shawwal moon was introduced by the Ruet-e-Hilal Committee on the night time of Might 12 at 11:30 pm, after which a sequence of continuous discussions over the difficulty began.