Government announces Eid ul Azha holidays
ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Monday announced a three day holiday on account of Eid ul Azha from September 12th to 14th.
According to the leave notification, Eid-ul-Azha holidays will begin on Monday September 12th till 14th September.
All government and private schools, universities and offices will be remain closed. All government office will reopen for public dealing from 15th September.
The State Bank of Pakistan has directed the presidents of all commercial and micro-finance banks to remain open on Saturday in order to facilitate their customers.
Eid-ul-Azha celebrated on the 10th of the Zilhajj-the last month of the Islamic lunar calendar- to commemorate the Sunna of Hazrat Ibrahim (A.S).
Source : Online