Tag Archives: Pakistan Metrological Department (PMD)

Eid ul Adha Moon 2013 Sighted in Pakistan

Eid ul Adha will be celebrated across the country on October 16 as moon for the month of Zilhaj has been sighted in Balochistan’s capital of Qeutta. Chairman of Provincial Zonal Committee Maulana Anwar ul Haq Haqqani announced the moon has been widely seen by members of the committee and common people in Quetta. Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee headed by Mufti Muneeb ... Read More »

Zil Haj moon sighted, Eid-ul-Azha to be celebrated on Oct 27th

The Zil Haj moon has been sighted in Pakistan and Eid-ul-Azha will be celebrated on October 27. The moon was sighted at 5:26 PM in several cities across Punjab. The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee met for the sighting of the moon in Karachi and zonal committees met in cities across Pakistan. Meteorological Department said in a statement that  the crescent would ... Read More »

Heavy Monsoon Rain in Lahore

LAHORE: The weather turned pleasant as Lahore received heavy rain with thunderstorm on Saturday. Rain started at Sehri time in different areas of Lahore which turned the weather pleasant and decreased humidity. The loadshedding-hit masses got relief as the weather turned pleasant after the rain. People came out on the streets to enjoy the weather. The heavy showers also inundated ... Read More »