3-day Eid holiday, employees must stay at place

News Desk
13 July 2020, Mon
Published: 05:45

3-day Eid holiday, employees must stay at place

Cabinet Division Secretary Khandker Anwarul Islam said that the government has no plan to extend the Eid-ul-Azha holidays from three days, the public servants must to stay put at their station during the three-day vacation.

Khandker Anwarul Islam informed this while briefing the journalists after the regular Cabinet meeting at the Secretariat on Monday.

He said the Eid-ul-Azha holiday may fall on July 31 or August 1 subject to the sighting of the new moon. And the three-day government holiday will be on the Eid day and one day before and after the Eid day.

This year, Eid-ul-Fitr was celebrated amid the Covid-19 pandemic during the government-declared 66-day general holidays.