Source:Nepalese Ministry of Home Affairs (Kathmandu)
Posted: Monday, March 19, 2012
The Nepalese Ministry of Home Affairs has announced that the government of Nepal had declared Thursday, March 22, 2012, as a non-working public holiday on account of the upcoming Ghode Jatra (festival of horses).
As per the aforementioned announcement, Thursday, March 22, 2012, has been declared a regional non-working public holiday in the Kathmandu valley.
This is in line with published list of official non-working public holidays in Nepal for the Nepalese year 2069 (April 2012-April 2013), released earlier this year (2012-01-30).
Links and References
Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "Nepalese Public Holiday March 22" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.