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Haryana Electoral Public Holiday October 3rd

Source: Government of Haryana (Chandigarh)
Posted: Thursday, September 16, 2021

The Government of India's state of Haryana has issued the Notification No.28/01/2006-3GSII declaring Sunday, October 3, 2021, as a one-off non-working public holiday on account of that day's by-elections in the Gurugram and Karnal constituencies.

As per the aforementioned notification No.28/01/2006-3GSII, "It is hereby informed that Sunday, the 03rd of October, 2021 has been fixed by the State Election Commission Haryana as day of Poll for Bye-Election for the seat of ward No. 34, Municipal Corporation, Gurugram and ward No. 7 of Municipal Corporation, Karnal. Therefore, it has been decided by the Government that Sunday, the 3rd of October, 2021 shall be observed as a public holiday in the offices of all Departments / Boards / Corporations / Educational Institutions under the Haryana Government and in all the factories, commercial establishments, shops etc. falling within the jurisdiction of above mentioned wards of Municipal Corporation, Gurugram and Municipal Corporation, Karnal to enable the employees of Government offices and workers of the various factories, commercial establishments etc. to cast their vote.".

The aforementioned notification of a public holiday in India's state of Haryana, on Sunday, October 3, 2021, signed by Vijai Vardhan, the Chief Secretary to Government Haryana's Labour Department, thus further amends (2021-09-02) the list of "the days which will be non-working public holidays" in India's state of Haryana for the calendar year 2021, as set out in the General Administration Department Notification No. 28/67 /2018-3GSII covering General Holidays, Restricted Holidays, and Holidays declared under N.I. Act, 1881, released late last year (2020-12-03).

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