The National Moon Sighting Committee will hold a meeting today to review information on moon sightings of the holy Muharram, 1440 Hijri, and fix the date of the holy Asura.
The meeting will be held in the conference room of the Islamic Foundation at Baitul Mukarram with state minister for religious affairs Matiur Rahman in the chair, an official release said.
The committee had requested all to inform it if the moon of the holy month was seen by anybody from any place of the country.
The telephone numbers were 9559493, 9559643, 9555947, 9556407 and 9558337. The fax numbers were 9563397 and 9555951.