Posted on Tuesday, April 10, 2007
Christians in eastern Nepal rallied on Easter Sunday to urge the government, and the soon to be elected constituent assembly (polls on June 20), to designate Easter Sunday as a public holiday.
Recall that Sundays are normal working days in Nepal, Saturdays being the only weekly day off since 2002 (2001-01-13).
Links and References
Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "Nepal Urged To Declare Easter A Public Holiday" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.