Eid holiday on July 29
The public holiday for the observance of Eid-ul-Fitr will be on July 29.
Public Utilities Minister Nizam Baksh made the announcement at yesterday’s post-Cabinet news conference at the Diplomatic Centre, St Ann’s.
Baksh said this date was recommended by the Islamic community after consultations with the major bodies.
“Today, I wish to announce that the public holiday for Eid-ul-Fitr has been declared by Cabinet on Tuesday, 29th July, 2014,” said Baksh.