The Pakistan Meteorological Department has said that there is a great chance of the Shawwal Moon 2017 to be sighted on 25th June. If the Shawwal Moon sighted on Sunday 25th June then the Eid-ul-Fitr 2017 will be on Monday 26th June in Pakistan.
The astronomical parameters suggested that there is a ‘good chance’ of the Shawwal moon will be sighted on the evening of 25th June on 29th of Ramzan, 1438 Hijri, said a PMD official.
The PMD said that the new moon of Shawwal, 1438 Hijri will be born on crossing conjunction point at 07:31 PST on 24th June.
The weather conditions will remain fair and mostly cloudy in some parts of the country on 25th June.
The final announcement of the shawwal moon sighting in Pakistan will be made by the Ruet-e-Hilal committee.
There is a great chance of Eid-ul-Fitr 2017 will be on Monday 26th June in Pakistan and the federal government has already announced the public holidays for Eid starting from 26th June to last 28th June.