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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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