Eid-ul-Fitr: Saudi Arabia expects Shawal moon on 12 May
Saudi Arabia: The Jeddah Astronomical Association has predicted to sight the Shawal moon in Saudi Arabia on 12th of May.
The Eid-ul-Fitr is likely to be celebrated on May 13 as Shawal moon couldn’t be sighted on 11 May, said the Jeddah Astronomical Association official.
He further added, the final decision will taken be the supreme court.
Earlier, in 2020, Eid ul-Fitr, that marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, was observed on Sunday, May 24.
Eid Ul- Fitr, one of the biggest festivals of Muslims is just around the corner and people across the world are gearing up to celebrate the auspicious day with joy and reverence.