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Nepal Province 2 Declares Madhes Pradesh Public Holiday Tomorrow

Source: Nepalese Ministry of Home Affairs (Kathmandu)
Posted: Monday, January 17, 2022

The Provincial Assembly of the Province 2 of Nepal, has approved, by a two thirds majority, the Province's name being changed to Madhes Pradesh, and the government of the newly christened Madhes Pradesh Province declared a one-off public holiday for the occasion on Tuesday, January 18, 2022.

Such regional public holidays (2021-12-06, 2021-11-10, 2021-11-09, 2021-09-26, 2021-07-15, 2021-06-28, 2021-06-26, 2021-04-23, 2021-04-20, 2021-01-17 and 2020-11-19) were not included in last spring's (2021-04-02) gazetted list of official non-working public holidays in Nepal for the Nepalese year 2078 (April 2021-April 2022).

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