Three-day Eid holiday announced

ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Wednesday declared a three-day holiday on the festive occasion of Eid ul Fitr.

According to a notification issued by the interior ministry, June 26, 27 and 28 shall be public holidays on the occasion of Eid ul Fitr 2017.

The Eid, according to Met Office officials, is likely to fall on Monday, June 26.

The annual holiday is celebrated by Muslims across the world after the culmination of fasting month of Ramazan. – SAMAA