IQBAL DAY Holiday 9 November 2017 Rejected By Interior Minster
Yaum e Iqbal Holiday (9th November) is not included in Pakistan Public Holidays since 2015 when Ch. Nisar Ali Khan was Interior Minster.
The Last IQBAL DAY was celebrated as Holiday in year 2014.
In annual public holidays notification the Iqbal Day Holiday was not included. This will be 3rd year to abolished Iqbal Day Holiday.
Few days ago again Ministry of Interior send summary of public holiday on 9th November sent to Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal but he did not approve this.
While few day days ago Aaj TV and ARY NEWS channel published news of restoration of Iqbal day Holiday on 9th November 2017. But no positive notification in this regard has been seen.