Senator Mustafa Nawaz Khokhar announces to celebrate Eid tomorrow
Pakistan Peoples Party’s senator Mustafa Nawaz Khokhar has announced that he will celebrate Eid tomorrow on Sunday
Mustafa Nawz Khokhar in a TV talk show said that he seconds Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhary and he will celebrate Eid as Fawad Chaudhary announced.
If the choice is between science and maulvi Muneeb’s declaration. I’ll choose science. Chand raat & Eid Mubarak to all! Isn’t he the same mullah who defied and created a ruckus when authorities wanted to restrict religious gatherings? Why bother about his nonsensical mutterings. https://t.co/BGJJmHT0hC
— Mustafa Nawaz Khokhar (@Mustafa_PPP) May 23, 2020
He said Fawad Choudhary’s arguments had weight and the modern scientific methods should be accepted by ulemas and Eid should be celerated as per the calneder that ministry for Science and Technology has devised.
Fawad Chaudhary’s Press Conference
The Federal Minister for science and Technology Fawad Chaudhary has announced that the Eid will be celebrated on Sunday in Pakistan.
“The Shawwal moon was born on May 22 at 10:30pm and will be visible between 7.36pm and 8.15pm tonight in Badin, Thatta and Pasni,” Chaudhry said while addressing a press conference in Islamabad on Saturday.
He added that, according to the Ministry of Science and Technology, Eid-ul-Fitr should be celebrated in the country tomorrow.
However, the federal minister for religious affairs Noor ul Haq Qadri intervened in the matter and said that the Eid will be celebrated as per the decision taken by the Ruwaitt Hilal Committee that will sit today to collect testimonies across Pakistan.
Fawad Chaudhary further added that the country will celebrate Eid altogether with Saudi Arabia that has also followed the calendar this year and it is not relying on its Ruwait Hilal Committee.
Moreover, it is noteworthy that the head of Masjid Qasim Ali Khan Molana Popalzai has also announced that the Eid will be celebrated on Sunday (Tomorrow) with Saudi Arabia.