Aug 01

Govt announces three holidays Eid-ul-Fitr

Eid ul Fitr holidaysIslamabad: The Federal Government has announced three Eid-ul-Fitr holidays starting from August 8 to 10, 2013, say media reports.

The Ministry of Interior made the announcement to this effect in a statement issued Wednesday.

In accordance with the lunar month of Shawwal, this year the holy month of Ramadan is likely to have 29 day and will conclude on August 8.

The government offices will reopen on Monday, August 12.

According to notification, Thursday, August 8, Friday, August 9, and Saturday, August 10 would be public holidays in connection with Eid-ul-Fitr.

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