Corrigendum for Central Government Office Holiday Naraka Chaturdashi (4 November 2021)
An important announcement declared through an office order from DoPT on 14th August 2020 regarding the change of holiday on Naraka Chaturdashi (Diwali).
The order said, the day and date has already declared for the event of Naraka Chaturdhasi on 3rd November 2021 in the Dopt order issued on 10th June 2020. Now the day has been changed to 4th November 2021 (Thursday) on account of Naraka Chaturdashi.
The order is reproduced for further clarification:
Department of Personnel & Training
Establishment (JCA) Section
North Block, New Delhi
Dated the August 14 2020
Subject: Holidays to be observed in Central Government Offices during the year 2021- Corrigendum.
In the list of holidays to be observed in Central Government Offices during the year 2021, circulated vide O.M of even no. dated 10/06/2020, entry S. No. 29 in Annexure-II, may be read as under.
|S. No.||Holiday (Occasion)||Date||Saka Date||Day|
|SAKA ERA 1943|
|29.||Narka Chaturdasi||November 4||Kartika 13||Thursday|
2. Hindi version will follow.
Deputy Secretary to the Govt. of India