KARACHI (Web Desk) – The Government of Sindh has decided to release the salaries of all its Muslim employees and contractual workers/pensioners in advance on the eve of Eid ul Fitr, local media reported.

The annual Eid festival is likely to fall on July 6 or 7.

According to the notification issued by the Sindh government, the decision was taken to facilitate government employees in shopping for Eid. However, advanced salary will only be provided to Muslim government employees.