Muharram holiday on August 30 in J&K: Government

The Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory (UT) government has announced that holiday on account of Ashoora (Muharram) will be observed on Sunday instead of Saturday, an official spokesman said.

He said that an order was issued by the government that the holiday on account of ‘Ashoorai shall be observed on August 30, 2020, instead of August 29, 2020, in the Government Offices and educational institutions of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.