SRINAGAR — With the 12th Rabi al-Awwal falling on Sunday, the government on Friday ordered that the holiday on ‘Eid-i-Milad-ul-Nabi’ shall be observed on October 9 instead of October 8.
“In partial modification of the Government Order No. 1337-JK(GAD) of 2021 dated 16-12-2021 read with the Government Order No. 1338-JK(GAD) of 2021 dated 16-12-2021, the holiday on account of ‘Eid-i-Milad-ul-Nabi) shall be observed on 9th of October (Sunday) instead of 8th October 2022 (Saturday) in the Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir,” reads a government order.
Meanwhile, the government said that the provincial holiday on account of “Urs Sheikh Noor-ud-Din Sahib” shall now be observed in Kashmir province on October 23, 2022 (Sunday) instead of October 22, 2022 (Saturday).