Eid Holidays 2024 Officially Announced By UAE

Dubai’s Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) has announced the official dates for the Eid Al-Fitr holidays in schools. The break will start on Thursday 10 April and will end on the 3 Shawwal, subject to moonsighting.

Eid Holidays Officially Announced for Schools in Dubai

In addition, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has also encouraged Muslim residents to look for the crescent moon on Thursday evening, which will herald the 1st Shawwal and also Eid Al-Fitr the following day.

If the moon is spotted on Thursday, April 09, Eid will be declared on Friday, April 10. If the moon is not sighted, then April 10 will be the start of Eid. Residents in the UAE will get a four-day or a five-day break, depending on the date the crescent is seen.

Eid Al Fitr 2024 Dubai schools to close from tomorrow

If Eid falls on a Friday, residents have four vacation days from Thursday to Sunday. If it falls on a Saturday, the party lasts five days, from Thursday to Monday.

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