Minister for Science and Technology foresees 1st Ramazan on April 14, 2021.
In this regard, Federal Minister Chaudhry Fawad Hussain Saturday made an announcement.
Minister for Science and Technology foresees 1st Ramazan on April 14
In a tweet, he stated that the Ramzan moon will be clearly sighted on April 13 in Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar and other cities.
He prayed that may this holy month bring blessings and mercy for all.
Furthermore, he tweeted sighting of the moon of Ramzan , 1442 AH on the evening of April 13, 2021.
He said that the first Ramzan will fall on April 14, 2021 (InshaAllah).
Meanwhile, Muslims follow Islamic lunar calendar.
According to that, beginning of any Islamic month depends on moonsighting.
Therefore, Minister Fawad’s statement may irk religious Muslims across the country.
His similar predictions had stirred controversy across the country.
Although Meteorological Department also issues forecast, minister Fawad issues statements on the issue, while calling for relying the latest technology.