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Moon-sighting committee set up for Ramadan

Justice minister issues resolution setting up moon-sighting committee for Ramadan

Gulf News

Abu Dhabi: Sultan Bin Saeed Al Badi, Minister of Justice, has issued a resolution setting up a moon-sighting committee for Ramadan.

The committee, chaired by the Minister of Justice, comprises Mohammad Bin Hamad Al Badi, President of the UAE Federal Supreme Court, along with a number of officials.

The members will meet after Maghrib prayers on Tuesday at the Abu Dhabi Judiciary Department.

The resolution urged all Sharia courts in the country to participate in the moon sighting and inform the committee of any findings.