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Moon sighting committee meets tomorrow

DHAKA, Jan 27, 2017 (BSS) - The National Moon Sighting Committee will hold a meeting tomorrow to review reports on appearance of new moon of the Arabic month of Jamadiul Awal.

The meeting, will be held at the meeting room of Islamic Foundation at Baitul Muqarram National Mosque at 6 pm, will decide the day of beginning of the month of Jamadiul Awal of Hizri 1438.

Committee Chairman State Minister for Religious Affairs Advocate M Shahjahan Miah will preside over the meeting, said an Islamic Foundation press release today.

If the moon is sighted anywhere in the country, the concerned people have been requested to pass the news over phone or fax at the following numbers. Phone - 9559493, 9559643, 9555947, 9556407, 9558337; and fax - 9563397 and 9555951.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)