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Nepalese Third Constitution Day Public Holiday September 19

Source: Nepalese Ministry of Home Affairs (Kathmandu)
Posted: Monday, September 17, 2018
Updated: Saturday, October 5, 2019


Nepal's government has announced that Wednesday, September 19, 2018, had been declared a non-working public holiday to celebrate the third anniversary of the promulgation of the constitution of a Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal.

Three years ago (2015-07-17), the Cabinet of the Government of Nepal had declared 2 non-working public holidays in Nepal on Monday and Tuesday, July 20 and 21, 2015, to ensure maximum number of participation in the public feedback on the preliminary draft of the new constitution, and after it passed (2015-09-16), Nepal's government, as per a Cabinet decision, declared Sunday and Monday, September 20 and 21, 2015, as non-working public holidays in Nepal to celebrate the passage of Nepal's new constitution.

The year after (2016-09-18), Nepal's government declared Monday, September 19, 2016, as a non-working public holiday to celebrate the first anniversary of the promulgation of the constitution of a Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal.

The aforementioned announcement that Wednesday, September 19, 2018, had been declared a non-working public holiday to celebrate the third anniversary of the promulgation of the constitution of a Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is in line with the gazetted list of official non-working public holidays in Nepal for the Nepalese year B.S. 2075 (April 2018-April 2019) (2018-03-31).



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