Assam: Public Holiday Declared on October 21 For Upcoming By-Elections
GUWAHATI: The government of Assam has declared a public holiday on October 21 under section 25 of NI Act, 1881 in the constituencies where by-elections will be held.
The places where the by-elections will be held are- Ratabari in 1-Karimganj district, 44-Jania in Barpeta district, 74-Rangapara in Sonitpur district and 106-Sonari in Charaideo district.
In keeping with this, all government, non-government offices, PRIs, urban local bodies, educational institutions and business establishments including banks, tea gardens and industries etc. within the jurisdiction of the above mentioned Assembly constituencies will remain closed.