The government of Sindh has announced a public holiday on October 14 across the province on account of the Urs of saint Hazrat Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai.
The notification in this regard was issued by the Sindh administrative department on Wednesday.
As per the notification, “All offices, autonomous and semi-autonomous bodies, corporations and local councils falling under the Sindh government, except essential services, will remain closed on Monday, 14 October.”
To celebrate the great Sufi saint, three-day festivities on the Urs will begin across the province with poetry sessions, literature conferences, and other activities.
All Private Schools Management Association Sindh has also announced that the schools will remain closed on 14 Oct in accordance with the notification issued by the Sindh govt.