Shawwal moon sighted in Saudi Arabia, Eid on Friday

KARACHI: Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated in Saudi Arabia and across Middle East on Friday after Shawal moon was sighted in various parts of the region on Thursday evening.


Eid will be celebrated on Friday in various other countries including Indonesia, Malaysia, United States, Canada and many European countries as well.

Much of South Asia including Pakistan will hold moon sighting meetings on Friday and if sighted, Eid will be on Saturday there.

Following month-long fasting, Muslims across the world celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr right after the month of Ramazan.