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Bangladesh 2014 Eid-ul-Azha Public Holidays

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)
Posted: Friday, September 26, 2014

Bangladesh's Religious Affairs Minister, and Chairman of the National Moon Sighting Committee, Matiur Rahman, has announced that Bangladesh's National Moon Sighting Committee had determined that the upcoming Eid-ul-Azha (Feast of Sacrifice), annual non-working public holiday would be observed on Monday, October 6, 2014, in Bangladesh, as the Moon for the month of Zil Hajj was not sighted last night.

The aforementioned announcement is in line with the official non-working public holidays in Bangladesh for 2014 (DFIM Circular Letter No. 10 : Regarding Holidays of 2014) as announced last fall (2013-11-15), by the Ministry of Public Administration, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh.

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