Closed Holiday for Muharram changed from 14.11.2013 to 15.11.2013 – DOPT issues Order
F.No.12/10/2013-JCA-2Government of IndiaMinistry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
(Department of Personnel and Training)North Block, New DelhiDated the 11th November, 2013OFFICE MEMORANDUMSubject: Change in the date of Holiday onthe occasion of Muharram -reg.The Holiday on the occasion of Muharram was listed on Thursday the 14th November, 2013 vide Annexure I of this Department’s O.M. No 12/4/2012-JCA-2 dated 5th June, 2012. This was dependent on sighting of the Moon. It has now been decided that for offices in Delhi / New Delhi, the Holiday on the occasion of Muharram will now be on Friday, the 15″ November, 2013 and all Central Government Administrative offices located in Delhi / New Delhi shall remain closed on account of Muharram on 15th November, 2013.
2. Hindi version will follow.sd/-(Ashok Kumar)Deputy secretary (JCA)