scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Tuesday, July 05, 2022

Kerala state employees to get week-long holiday beginning September 8

Kerala government offices, state public sector units (PSUs), etc will reopen only on 16 September due to a number of state holidays falling between the dates.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |
September 2, 2019 2:41:44 pm
Onam, Onam 2019, Onam in 2019, Onam 2019 date, Onam 2019 date in india calendar, when is Onam in 2019, when is Onam in year 2019, Onam 2019 date in india, Onam date 2019, Onam festival 2019, Onam festival date This year, the Onam festivities will begin September 1 and continue till September 13. (PTI/File)

Kerala state government employees are in for a treat as they are set to get a week-long holiday in the second week of this month, beginning September 8. Kerala government offices and state-run public sector units (PSUs) will reopen only on 16 September with a number of state holidays falling between the dates.

Beginning September 8, which is Sunday, following holidays will be observed throughout the week:

September 9 – Moharram
September 10- Uthradom Onnam Onam
September 11- Thiruvonam
September 12- Moonam Onam
September 13- Sree Narayana Guru Jayanthy
September 14- Second Saturday
September 15- Sunday

In contrast, the central government offices in the state will be closed only for two days, September 9 and September 11. A regional committee which declares the local holidays in the state might decide to declare the Moharram holiday on September 10 so that employees get a two-day break, sources said.

Best of Express Premium
UPSC Key-July 5, 2022: Why to read ‘Muscular Regional Policies’ or ‘Allur...Premium
As PAGD stitches up joint poll front, BJP & smaller parties face a ch...Premium
Making sense of Assam floods: Why rivers turned violent in the 20th centu...Premium
BJP and Shiv Sena allies might not go after Uddhav factionPremium

This year, the Onam festivities will begin September 1 and continue till September 13. The most important day of the festival, Thiruvonam will be celebrated on September 11.

Express Explained Go beyond the news. Understand the headlines with our Explained stories

📣 Join our Telegram channel (The Indian Express) for the latest news and updates

For all the latest India News, download Indian Express App.

  • Newsguard
  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.
  • Newsguard
0 Comment(s) *
* The moderation of comments is automated and not cleared manually by indianexpress.com.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement