‘The Ruet’: Pakistan’s awaited moonsighting app launched
After the first official wesbite, Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has launched the most aware moonsighting app today.
After the long wait, following the launch of Pakistan’s first official moonsighting website, Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has announced Pakistan’s first moonsighting has been launched.
The application is available for download and the mobile app displays the various phases of, and other real-time information about, the moon. The app is named ‘The Ruet’ is available on the Google Play store for download.
— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) May 30, 2019
According to the description on Google Play store, “The Ruet is a utility and information application related to moon and sighting of the moon in Pakistan by the Ministry of Science and Technology.”
The main features on the app as listed on the store are:
- Current phase and age of the moon.
- Islamic Hijri Calendar.
- Setting location manually to any coordinates in Pakistan.
- New moon details by Islamic months.
- Moon phases calendar.
- Moon, Sun and all major planets’ positions on the interactive sky simulation.
Twitter community lauds the move:
Thanks for doing every effort to fulfil your duty like a honest and committed public servant.
— Shahjhan Malik (@shahjhan_malikk) May 30, 2019
Wow, now it feels like we are in 21st century.
— Chochu (@Chuoo_cho) May 30, 2019
ڈاون لوڈ ہو گیا ہے pic.twitter.com/j3GoIyIw4K
— Nasir Yasin (@NasirYasin16) May 30, 2019
Done Fawad Sir
— ????? ????? ✈ (@kesarBurki) May 30, 2019
U are a gem fawad ch , i always have been your admirer , keep on doing good work and never leave imran as he is a hope , only in pak at the moment … hope to see you.doi.g great work.for pak in future
— dr zahid hussain (@drzahid79) May 30, 2019
Well done sir ji… this is good start towards digital Pakistan… sir ji @fawadchaudhry please iPhone k liye bi release karde.
— Asif Mohammad (@MohammadAsif08) May 30, 2019
پلیز کوئ تریقا مغرب دی آزان دوپخری سننے د ا تریقا کڈ دیو
— wasi (@wasiDublin) May 30, 2019