Source:Mizoram General Administration Department (Aizawl)
Posted: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Most recent follow-up news item: August 31, 2021
The Governor of India's State of Mizoram has released a notification containing the list of 2018 public holidays, government holidays, and restricted holidays for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
The list of 2018 Mizoram public holidays, contains 20 public holidays, and, as usual (2016-09-23, 2015-09-01 and 2012-09-02), reflects the Christian majority influence in the state.
The notification also contains 20 restricted holidays ("The Governor of Mizoram is further pleased to allow each employee to avail any 2(two) holidays to be chosen by him/her out of the list mentioned below. Permission to avail these holidays should be applied for in writing in advance and will normally be granted by the Superior Officer Competent to grant Casual Leave except when the presence of the individual employee is considered necessary in exigencies of Government work.").
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