Muharram moon sighted, Ashura on Nov 4


The moon of Muharramul Haram has been sighted in the country and the Ashura would fall on Tuesday, November 4.

The moon sighting marks the beginning of a new Islamic year, which starts from October 26.

Special security measures have been taken with regard to the activities that take place during the holy month and contingents of police have been deployed in sensitive cities.