Source:Maldives Department of Information (Male)
Posted: Saturday, October 17, 2020
Earlier tonight, the government of the Maldives' Ministry of Islamic Affairs announced that the Moon of Rabi al-Awwal had been sighted and therefore that the month of Rabi al-Awwal would begin tonight, and that the Maldives' National Day would be held tomorrow, and the Prophet's Birthday public holiday on Thursday, October 29, 2020.
The President Office's Spokesperson, Ibrahim Hood, initially released the list of public holidays in the Maldives for the calendar year 2020, late last year (2019-12-12).
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