Bangladesh Eid al-Adha Public Holiday To Culminate On December 9
Source:The New Nation (Dhaka)
Posted: Sunday, December 7, 2008 Updated: Monday, January 19, 2009
Following information received by leading Muslim scholars, Bangladesh's President, Iajuddin Ahmed, announced that the Eid-ul-Azha (Feast of Sacrifice) festival would occur on Tuesday, December 9, 2008, the middle day of the previously announced 3-day public holiday.
Bangladesh's financial sector, for its part has been on holidays since last weekend (2008-12-01).
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