According to a notification issued by the Interior Ministry, Eid-ul-Fitar holidays will be from Friday, May 22 to Thursday, May 27.
According to the notification, all businesses, public places, markets will be closed during the Eid-ul-Fitar holidays and only medical stores and essentials will be open.
On the other hand, the Punjab government has also decided in principle to give one week off on Eid-ul-Fitar.
According to sources, Punjab will have holidays from May 25 to May 31 while parks and public transport will be closed during the Eid holidays. A notification will be issued after approval by the Punjab Chief Minister.
On the other hand, according to a statement issued by the Ministry of Religious Affairs, a meeting of the Central Ruet-e- Hilal Committee will be held on May 23 in Karachi to observe the new moon of Shawal.