Bangladesh Declares August 4 Public Holiday in 4 Cities and 9 Municipalities
Source:The Financial Express (Dhaka)
Posted: Monday, July 28, 2008
The government of Bangladesh has declared a regional public holiday for officials and employees of all government, semi-government, autonomous, semi-autonomous and private offices and organizations in the 4 cities and 9 Pourashavas (municipalities) that will be going to the polls on that day.
The city corporations concerned are: Rajshahi, Khulna, Barisal and Sylhet, and the Pourashavas are: Naohata in Rajshahi, Dupchanchia in Bogra, Chuadanga, Sreepur in Gazipur, Manikganj, Fulbaria in Mymensingh, Shariatpur, Golapganj in Sylhet and Sitakundu in Chittagong.
Links and References
Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "Bangladesh Declares August 4 Public Holiday in 4 Cities and 9 Municipalities" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.