Shab-i-Meraj holiday postponed to March 12

Representational Image: Pixabay

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday postponed the holiday on account of Shab-i-Meraj from March 11 to March 12. 

Quoting an official order issued by Commissioner/Secretary to Government, Manoj Kumar Dwivedi, news agency KNO said that Shab-i-Mehraj holiday will now be observed on Friday, March 12. 

“In partial modification of Government Order No. 1159 – JK (GAD) of 2020 dated 24.12.2020, it is hereby ordered that the holiday on account of Shab- i – Miraj shall now be observed on 12th March, 2021 (Friday) instead of 11th March, 2021 (Thursday),” reads the order.