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Chandigarh Declares June 14 Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji Public Holiday

Source: Government of Chandigarh (Chandigarh)
Posted: Saturday, June 12, 2021
Most recent follow-up news item: June 23, 2021


The Government of India's Union Territory of Chandigarh has released the vide notification No.6/1/1-IH(I)-2021/8121, which declares Monday, June 14, 2021, as now a public holiday in the Union Territory of Chandigarh, on account of the Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji.

The aforementioned announcement reads as follows: "In partial modification of this Administration’s Notification No. 6/1/l-IH(I)-2020/13639-13647, dated 18.12.2020 regarding declaring of Public Holidays in the Union Territory of Chandigarh during the calendar year 2021, the 14th June, 2021 (Monday) will now be observed as Public Holiday in all the Government Offices/ Boards/ Corporations/ Institutions including Industrial Establishments under the Chandigarh Administration and also within the meaning of Section 25 of the Negotiable Instrument Act, 1881 on account of Martyrdom day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji.".

The promotion of Monday, June 14, 2021, as a public holiday on account of the Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji, thus further amends (2021-04-08 and 2021-02-25), the list of 2021 Chandigarh public holidays, as announced by the Government of India's Union Territory of Chandigarh, late last year (2020-12-18), in the Government Notification No. 6/l/l-IH(I)-2020/13639 ("List of Holidays in all Government Offices under the Chandigarh Administration, during the calendar year 2021").



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