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Bangladesh Public Holiday Today

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)
Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2013

Immediately after this morning's Cabinet meeting, Bangladesh's Cabinet Secretary, Musharraf Hossain Bhuiyan, announced that the Cabinet had declared a non-working public holiday for today, Thursday, March 21, 2013, "applicable for all institutions including schools and banks", to mourn the death of President Zillur Rahman.

As per a subsequent announcement by the Central Bank of Bangladesh, all commercial banks, including Bangladesh Bank, will remain closed for a bank holiday, today, beginning at 14:00, local time.

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