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Odisha Declares Maha Shivaratri and Ashokastami Public Holidays

Source: Government of Odisha (Bhubaneswar)
Posted: Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Most recent follow-up news item: August 27, 2021

The Revenue and Disaster Management Department of the Indian State of Odisha has declared a local public holiday on March 12, 2021, the day after Maha Shivaratri, in the district of Balasore, as well as April 20, 2021, for Ashokastami in the Khurda district.

The aforementioned announcement of one-off public sector holidays
for the days after Maha Shivaratri and for Ashokastami, thus amends last year's notification of the annual list of the days which were to be non-working public holidays in India's state of Odisha for the calendar year 2021, as contained in the ROM-Reg-REGN- 0072-2020-30754, dated October 20, 2020, as signed by the Secretary to Government, Usharani Sahoo, by order of the Governor (2020-10-22).

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