HP government declares local holiday on October 24 in Shimla MC

Shimla/October 20 (NG News)
Himachal government on Monday declared local holiday on October 24, 2014 on the occasion of Govardhan Pooja in Shimla Municipal area.

A state government spokesperson said that local holiday would be applicable for the employees working in all government offices, Boards, Corporations and Educational Institutions falling within limits of Shimla Municipal Corporation.

“As per the government notification, this holiday would not be applicable to daily wage employees and also not be the holiday within the meaning of Section-25 of Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881,” added the spokesperson.