Coimbatore District United Jama-ath has announced that November 15 (Friday) will be observed as Muharram. In a release, Secretary of the Jama-ath M.I. Mohammed Ali said that Muharram month moon was not sighted on November 4. Hence, November 6 was considered the first day of Muharram month of Hijri year 1435. Accordingly, the tenth day of Muharram month i.e., November 15 is being observed as Muharram.