Govt Holiday: 26th Oct Durga Puja, 13th Nov Wangala festival

Shillong, Oct 21: The Commissioner and Secretary General Administration (A) Department today informed that 26th October, 2020 has been declared as a holiday instead of 23rd October, 2020 as appeared in the Holiday List on account of Durga Puja.

Earlier the Meghalaya Central Puja Committee requested 26 October be declared as paid holiday in the state under the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1981.

The Commissioner and Secretary to the Government of Meghalaya, General Administration (A) Department also informed that 13th November, 2020 has been declared a holiday on account of Wangala Festival instead of 6th November, 2020 as appeared in the Holiday List.