Govt Employees Rewarded Holiday On ‘Panchami’


Kolkata: The Nabanna on Friday has declared a holiday on Panchami during Durga Puja festival for the state government employees.

A notice, circulated at Nabanna, states that the state government employees would get holiday on Panchami as a reward for working on September 2 when ‘Bharat Bandh’ was being carried out. The holidays, this year, for the state government employees, will begin from Saptami (Oct 8, Saturday) this year. They are scheduled to join office on Wednesday.

But post this circulation, the government employees would get their Durga Puja vacation from 6th October (Thursday) which is ‘Panchami’ till Dashami.