No holiday notification of Nov 9 issued: Interior Ministry


Spokesperson of Interior Ministry has said that news regarding holiday of 9th November has no authenticity.

He said no such type of notification has been issued by the Interior Ministry as well.

Addressing a session of the National Assembly, Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Afridi said, “Naya Pakistan’s vision is to work seven days a week, 24 hours a day.”

He continued, “Prime Minister Imran Khan and federal cabinet have not taken a day off.”

November 9 is celebrated as Iqbal Day, a tribute to Allama Muhammad Iqbal who was born in Sialkot on November 9, 1877.