Karachi- Following the pattern of the federal government, provincial government of Sindh today announced a four-day holiday on account of Eidul Fitr.
According to a notification issued by the Sindh Home Department, the holidays would begin from July 29 till August 1.

A meeting of the Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee would take place on Jul 29 to sight Shawal crescent, which would be attended by religious scholars and experts of Pakistan Meteorological Department.

Like Ramazan, the Shawal crescent sighting has also been controversial, which results in celebration of the festival on different dates.