Kolkata: West Bengal State Government has declared that day after May day will be a holiday. 2nd may will commence the first day of three phase panchayat election. In connection to the 1st May holiday, government has announced 2nd May as the holiday.
On Saturday government declared the details and schedule of three phase panchayat election. The entire process complete in three phase. Nadia, North 24 Pargana, Howrah , Hooghly, Jhargram, East Medinipore, East and West Bardhaman, Purulia and Bankura. Murshidabad and Birbhum will come in the second phase. North Bengal, considerably sensitive part will conclude the three phase election on its last day.
With the declaration of the election schedule government seems unsure to celebrate the glory of May Day. This is the official reason behind the second day of holiday. Educational institution, government offices will be closed on that day. Those who will be on duty for the Panchayat Election, they will get the chance for the holiday too.