Karachi to observe local holiday on Sept 3

05:49 PM | 30 Aug, 2018
Karachi to observe local holiday on Sept 3
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KARACHI - Mayor of Karachi, Waseem Akhter has announced holiday in all departments and affiliated institutions of Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) on Monday, on account of the urs of Hazrat Abdullah Shah Ghazi.

The annual Urs of the saint is celebrated by disciples comprising a large majority of Karachiites on Zilhaj 22, as per Islamic calendar every year.

According to a notification issued by the office of Karachi Mayor the holiday is in accordance to the resolution number 594, dated 27-01-2005 passed by the City Council Karachi.