Jammu & Kashmir

Holidays on Eid-i-Milad-un-Nabi (ﷺ), urs Sheikh-ul-Alam postponed: JK Admin

A file photo of Muslim devotees as they perform prayers on the auspicious day of Eid-i-Milad-un-Nabi (ﷺ) in Kashmir.

Srinagar: With the 12th Rabiʽ al-Awwal falling on Sunday, the administration on Friday ordered that the holiday on Eid-i-Milad-un-Nabi (ﷺ) shall be observed on October 9 instead of October 8.

“In partial modification of the official order number 1337-JK(GAD) of 2021 dated 16-12-2021) read with the government number 1338-jk(GAD) of 2021 dated 16-12-2021, the holiday on account of ‘Eid-i-Milad-ul-Nabi) instead of 8th October 2022 (Saturday) in the Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir,” reads an official order issued by the JK administration.

Meanwhile, the administration said that the provincial holiday on account of “Urs Sheikh Noor-ud-Din Sahib” shall now be observed in Kashmir Province on 23rd October 2022 (Sunday) instead of 22d October 2022 (Saturday).

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