Eid-ul-Fitr or Eid-al-Fitr 2020 will be celebrated in India on May 25, Monday. The Moon sighting committees will again make an attempt today to sight the Shawwal crescent moon tonight. However, the Moon sighted or not, the Holy festival will be celebrated or Monday by the Muslims around the nation. In a statement, Delhi’s Jama Masjid’s Shahi Imam, Syed Ahmed Bukhari said, “Eid ul-Fitr to be celebrated on May 25 as the moon could not be sighted today. It’s important that we take precautions and maintain social distancing. We should stay away from shaking hands and hugging. We should follow the government’s guidelines.” Also Read - Kerala SSLC Result 2020: Scores Declared on Official Website at keralaresults.nic.in | How to Check
Eid falls on the first day of Shawwal month and marks the end to Ramadan month, in which Muslims around the globe observe fast from sunrise to sunset. The Moon is likely to be sighted tonight and Kerala is the first state in the country to witness the sighting of the Moon. Also Read - Kerala SSLC Result 2020: Scores to be Declared Tomorrow at 11 AM; Check Passing Marks, Other Details Here
The people in Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries celebrated Eid 2020 today and India is all set to celebrate on May 24. Also Read - Saath Nibhana Saathiya Actor Karan Khandelwal 'Forced' to Return to His Hometown Kerala Due to Financial Trouble
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