Paid holiday on Sep 19 in Punjab for zila parishad polls

The Punjab government has

declared September 19 as paid holiday for employees of shops, commercial establishments and factories so that they can exercise their franchise in zila parishads and panchayat samitis polls.

Elections to zila parishads and panchayat samitis will be held on September 19. The counting of votes will take place on September 22.

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