Janmashtami 2019: The Haryana Government on Tuesday have announced August 23 as the gazetted holiday instead of August 24, 2019. The Haryana Government in a letter said, “It is hereby notified that Friday, the 23rd August 2019 shall be observed as Gazetted holiday in the Government offices, Boards, and Corporations, Educational and other institutions under the Haryana Government on the account of Janmashtami instead of Saturday, 24th August 2019 already notified.”
Haryana: 23 August will be observed as a Gazetted Holiday in Govt offices, Boards, Corporations & other educational institutions under Haryana Govt on the occasion of #Janmashtami, instead of 24 August, as it was notified earlier. pic.twitter.com/1IPwXJgr8R
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Furthermore, the letter says, “It is also notified that the Gazetted Holiday of Friday i.e. 23rd August 2019 shall also be observed within the meaning of Section 25 of Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881.”
The Janmashtami 2019 is scheduled to be celebrated on August 24, 2019, which is said to be the birthday of Lord Krishna and hence, it is celebrated across the nation. The celebrations of Janmashtami takes place with full excitement and joy.