HUBBALLI TIMES NEWS DESK
Hubballi: Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated in Hubballi-Dharwad and most parts of the country on Monday, May 25, as the crescent (moon) was not sighted on Saturday, May 23.
The Moon Sighting Committee of Anjuman e Islam Hubli met in Hubballi on Saturday evening. There was no testimony of the moon having been sighted in Bengaluru, Chikkaballapur, Mysuru, Chikkamagaluru, Tumakuru, Dharwad, Belagavi, Raichur, Bidar and other places. Similarly, there was no report of the moon being sighted outside Karnataka either.
Accordingly, the committee convener Maulana Zaheeruddin Qazi announced that the last day of Ramzan this year will be Sunday, May 24, and Monday will be Eid-ul- Fitr.