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Nepal Declares February 9 Public Holiday

Source: Radio Nepal
Posted: Monday, February 8, 1999

The government of Nepal has announced that Tuesday, February 9, 1999, would be a one-off public holiday to mark the death of His Majesty King Husayn bin Talal of Jordan.

According to a notice issued by the Home Ministry, the national flag is to fly at half-mast on February 9 and 10, 1999.

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