June 24 sighting of Syawal new moon

The date for sighting of the Syawal new moon has been set for June 24 or 29 Ramadan 1438 Hijrah. A statement from the Office of the Keeper of the Rulers' Seal on Saturday said, the Conference of Rulers had agreed that the date for Aidilfitri will be based on sighting of the new moon and astronomical calculations.