Source:Nepalese Ministry of Home Affairs (Kathmandu)
Posted: Thursday, October 27, 2016 Updated: Monday, April 17, 2017
Nepalese government spokesperson and Minister for Information and Communications, Surendra Kumar Karki, has announced that the government of Nepal had decided, at this morning's meeting, to declare Wednesday, November 2, 2016, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Nepal to mark the arrival in Nepal of Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, in Nepal for a three-day state visit.
The aforementioned announcement that Nepal's government had declared Wednesday, November 2, 2016, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Nepal to mark the arrival in Nepal of Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, is in addition to last spring's (2016-04-02) gazetted list of official non-working public holidays in Nepal for the Nepalese year 2073 (mid-April 2016 to mid-April 2017).
Note that, another one-off non-working public holiday will be declared in Nepal on the day when Chinese President Xi Jingping next arrives in Nepal for a state visit, though a date for such a visit has not yet been fixed.
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