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Himachal Pradesh Panchayat Public Holidays January 17, 19 and 21

Source: The official webportal of the Himachal Pradesh Government (Shimla)
Posted: Thursday, January 7, 2021


The government of the Indian State of Himachal Pradesh has declared regional non-working public holidays on January 17, 19 and 21, 2021, on account of the general elections to Panchayat Raj Institutions, in the concerned areas.

As per the aforementioned announcement, "The Governor, Himachal Pradesh is pleased to declare January 17, 2021. Sunday (if necessary) January 19, 2021 (Tuesday) and January 21, 2021 (Thursday) as public holiday in Himachal Pradesh on account of general election to Panchayati Raj Institutions (in the areas of those Panchayati Raj Institutions where the election are scheduled to be held) on the respective dates (in case poll is held)".

Today's announcement of regional non-working public holidays on January 17, 19 and 21, 2021, follows yesterday's declaration of a regional non-working public holiday on Sunday, January 10, 2021, on account of the upcoming general election of Nagar Panchayats (2021-01-06), and further amends the notification of the annual list of the days which were to be non-working public holidays in India's state of Himachal Pradesh for the calendar year 2021, as contained in the Government Order No. GAD- A(F)12-1/2020, issued late last year (2020-11-13).



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