The Federal Government has declared Friday, June 15 and Monday, June 18 as public holidays to celebrate the 2018 Eid-el-Fitr.
The festival will be celebrated tomorrow in the southern state as the moon was sighted in Kozhikode district, around 370 kms from the state capital Thiruvananthapuram.
In Morocco, the working holiday for Eid al-Fitr lasts for two days.
Bangladesh Meteorological Department has 78 stations across the nation; the National Moon-Sighting Committee also maintains close contact with them in case of adverse weather.
The Eid brings joy to the hearts of Muslims who successfully completed a full month of fasting; as Ramadan is the holiest month in Islam.
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"May Allah bless all our Muslim brothers and sisters and shower them with spiritual blessings, peace and success".
The announcement was made by Mufti Muneeb after chairing a meeting of the Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee.
On the first morning, Muslims will join in the Eid prayer either outdoors or in mosques.
Every year, Eid al-Fitr is a big celebration with the Salat al-Eid being recited.
Some 70 per cent of its residents - about eight million people - headed for other cities and villages across the vast archipelago, home to the world's biggest Muslim-majority population. After the common prayer, the community interchanges the festival greetings and gifts. But as astronomers have predicted that the moon will not be visible until the next day, Eid al-Fitr will officially begin on Friday.