Eid al Fitr 2018 Holidays Announced in Pakistan

Written by Abdul Hadi
(Last Updated On: 08/06/2018)

The Federal Interior Ministry has issued the notification of Eid al Fitr holidays 2018 across the country. As per the notification at this moment issued by the Ministry, this year there will be four Eid Holidays that if patch with post-Eid Sunday will become five Eid Holidays 2018 this year.

All government offices and private sectors will remain closed from Friday, 15 June 2018 to Monday 18 June 2018 and work will resume from Tuesday 19 June 2018.

We all like to have maximum holidays on Eid either it is al-Fitr or al-Adha. The reason behind is that it makes us able to plan better for our holidays and spend some time on other points. If vermicelli is the desserts of Eid, then holidays are the real Soghat of this important day.

According to Ministry notification, Federal entities have approved Eid al-Fitr holidays starting from 29/30 of Ramadan 1439 Hijri years, corresponding to Friday, June 15, with work resuming on Tuesday, June 19, 2018. The work will resume from June 18, Monday.

The Federal Government employees will enjoy four days holiday with two routine holidays of Saturday and Sunday.

Federal Ministry of Interior is the prime body in Pakistan to issue the list of annual public holidays in the country. Then comes the provincial government who decide at their grant extra holidays as per local events or special traditions.

Eid al-Fitr is an important religious holiday celebrated in Pakistan just like other Muslim countries. It is the day that marks the end of Ramadan. It is the single day during which the Muslims are not allowed to fast. It is one of the most important events in the Muslim world.

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Abdul Hadi

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