Puducherry, Jan 9: The Puducherry government has declared a public holiday on January 14 on account of Bhogi in Union Territory.
Chief Minister V Narayanasamy announced this on Tuesday night while having an informal chat with news persons.
He said, February 2 ,Saturday will be a working day to compensate the public holiday on January 14.
It may be noted that Bhogi Day was hitherto a Restricted Holiday (RH). However, Tamil Nadu government this year declared a public holiday for Bhogi and the government here also followed it in UT.
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