The moon of Moharram-ul-Haram has been sighted in Pakistan and first of Moharram would fall on Friday, November 16.

The meeting of Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee was held at Karachi on Thursday under the headship of its chairman Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman , which announced that the moon of Moharram-ul Haram has been seen.

It would be pertinent to mention here that Moharram is first month of Islamic calendar .