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Nepalese National Day Public Holidays Moved
 
(Posted on Monday, May 16, 2016)

Source: Nepalese Ministry of Home Affairs (Kathmandu)

The government of Nepal, at its latest cabinet meeting, decided to change the date of the official National Day public holiday in Nepal, from May 28, as recently-announced in the list of official non-working public holidays in Nepal for the Nepalese year B.S. 2073 (April 2016-April 2017), to the date of the anniversary of the signing of the new constitution last year, on September 20.

The aforementioned announcement thus amends last month's (02-Apr-2016) published list of the annual non-working public holidays in Nepal for B.S. 2073 (April 2016-April 2017), which had already departed from the the list of annual non-working public holidays in Nepal, as announced in previous years (03-Mar-2015, 02-Mar-2014, 24-Apr-2013, 29-Mar-2012 and 30-Jan-2012), by the replacement of the Loktantra Diwas (Democracy Day) Nepalese public holiday, added a decade ago (16-Apr-2007), by an annual observance of a Constitution Day Nepalese public holiday, which had been declared a one-off public holiday in Nepal last year (16-Sep-2015).

As the date of official national days isusually commemorated by telegrams from other heads of state, the announcement that the date of the official National Day public holiday in Nepal had been moved to September 20, was made by the Nepalese Foreign Ministry, as opposed to the usual practice of announcing public holidays in Nepal through Home Ministry.

Related links:

Nepal bank holidays and public holidays (news and updates)
Worldwide bank holidays and public holidays news updates (May 2016)
Nepal 2019 bank holidays and public holidays (current year)
Nepal 2020 bank holidays and public holidays (next year)
Nepal 2021 bank holidays and public holidays
Nepal 2022 bank holidays and public holidays
Nepal 2023 bank holidays and public holidays
 2016-04-02: Nepalese 2016-2017 Public Holidays Gazetted
 2015-09-16: Nepalese Public Holidays September 20-21
 2015-03-03: Nepalese 2015-2016 Public Holidays Gazetted
 2014-03-02: Nepalese 2014-2015 Public Holidays Gazetted
 2013-04-24: Nepalese 2013-2014 Public Holidays Gazetted
 2012-03-29: Nepalese 2012-2013 Public Holidays Gazetted
 2012-01-30: Nepalese 2012-2013 Public Holidays Announced
 2007-04-16: Nepal Declares April 24 Democracy Day Public Holiday


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