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Ramadan

The ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar. Most Muslims are required to fast from sunrise to sunset during Ramadan. Economically, the use of electricity and the purchase of food and medicine may increase during Ramadan in Muslim-majority areas, due to the physical hardships of adjusting one's schedule from eating during the day to eating at night.
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The Commissioner directed TMOs and In-charge Ramzaan Bazaars to ensure provision of quality essential items at fixed rates in Ramzaan Bazaars.
He directed Market Committee Officials to set up special stalls in all Ramzaan Bazaars where fresh vegetables will be available till closing of bazaars.
During Ramzaan, Shez and her family wake up at 4 a.
Talking to newsmen during a visit to Ramazan Bazaar on Thursday, the minister said the chief minister Punjab had expressed his satisfaction over arrangements of Ramzaan Bazaars and decided to expand its sphere to small villages and towns from in the next years.
THE Indian government is miffed with the Saudi Arabian authorities for dithering on deporting alleged Indian Mujahideen terrorist Fasih Mehmood after promising to do so after Ramzaan.