LAHORE – Government of Punjab has announced Eid-al-Fitr 2017 holidays on Monday.
According to the schedule, the holidays will be observed from June 26 to 28 June. A notification has been issued in this regard.
However, the government employees will be able to enjoy five holidays, with Saturday and Sunday before the announced vacations.
Earlier, the federal and Sindh governments also announced holidays for these days.
According to Met Department, Eid al-Fitr 2017 in Pakistan is on Monday, the 26th of June (26/6/2017).
Note that in the Muslim calendar, a holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day, so observing Muslims will celebrate Eid al-Fitr on the sunset of Sunday, the 25th of June.