22 holidays in 2019, only 3 fall on weekends - Jobs - Dainikshiksha

22 holidays in 2019, only 3 fall on weekends

Desk Report |

There will be 22 public holidays next year, only three of which will fall on weekends. The number of public holidays was approved in today’s cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Cabinet Secretary M Shafiul Alam briefed reporters later.

In 2018, seven of the public holidays coincided with public holidays, the cabinet secretary said. “Next year, there will be more public holidays than 2018.”

WHAT ARE PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

Public holidays are when the government decides its offices and institutions will remain closed – outside of the two weekends on Friday and Saturday.

Such holidays include the holidays on the occasion of national days, mourning days, religious festivals and special holidays. The calendar of public holidays are usually set on the preceding year.

 
Educational institutions to remain closed till Sept: PM - dainik shiksha Educational institutions to remain closed till Sept: PM Covid-19 patients recovering quickly after getting experimental drug remdesivir - dainik shiksha Covid-19 patients recovering quickly after getting experimental drug remdesivir Entire Bangladesh declared risky for COVID-19 - dainik shiksha Entire Bangladesh declared risky for COVID-19 RMG factories will not reopen on April 26: BGMEA president - dainik shiksha RMG factories will not reopen on April 26: BGMEA president US tol halt funding to WHO over coronavirus - dainik shiksha US tol halt funding to WHO over coronavirus IU shut indefinitely - dainik shiksha IU shut indefinitely please click here to view dainikshiksha website