Eid al-Fitr 2018: UAE moon-sighting committee to gather for Eid Al Fitr announcement
People of Dubai, we should know the official start date of Eid al-Fitr by tonight.
The Minister of Justice, His Excellency Sultan bin Saeed Al Badi has called for a moon-sighting committee to form at the Abu Dhabi Judicial Department tonight, after maghrib prayers.
Should a crescent moon be spotted on tonight, the first day of Eid al-Fitr will be on Friday, June 15.
If a new moon is not spotted, Eid al-Fitr will start on Saturday, June 16.