Source:Nepalese Ministry of Home Affairs (Kathmandu)
Posted: Monday, July 30, 2012
The government of Nepal has announced that Thursday, August 2, 2012, had been declared as a non-working public holiday on account of the upcoming Janai Purnima festival (also known as Rakshya Bandhan).
The aforementioned announcement is in line with last spring's (2012-03-29) gazetted list of official non-working public holidays in Nepal for the Nepalese year 2069 (April 2012-April 2013).
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