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Delhi NCT Rules-Out Chhath Public Holiday

Source: The Hindu (New Delhi)
Posted: Sunday, November 18, 2012
Most recent follow-up news item: November 12, 2018

The government of India's capital have turned down the request of Municipal Corporations to have Chhath Puja which falls on Monday, November 19, 2012, this year, declared a gazetted public holiday.

Respoding to the aforementioned announcement, Delhi BJP chief Vijender Gupta said that if the BJP came into power in the State, then it would certainly make Chhath, a public holiday.

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