Moon not sighted for Ramadan; fasting starts on Sunday – CIOG
The Central Islamic Organisation of Guyana (CIOG) on Friday night revealed that the moon to commence the holy month of Ramadan was not sighted and so the first day of fasting will commence on Sunday, April 3.
“Reports received locally and regionally confirmed that THE MOON WAS NOT SIGHTED. The CIOG has accepted these reports and has declared the 1st Night of Ramadan to be on Saturday, 02nd April, 2022 and the 1st Day of Ramadan will be on Sunday, 03rd April, 2022,” a statement from CIOG noted.
Taraweeh prayers will commence on the evening of Saturday.