CM Sindh approves summary for province-wide public holiday on Dec 27


KARACHI Dec 26 (TNS): Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah on Tuesday approved the summary for a province-wide public holiday on December 27, to mark the death anniversary of slain Pakistan People’s Party Leader Benazir Bhutto.

The summary for the holiday to mark Benazir’s death anniversary was forwarded to the CM by Department of Services General Administration and Coordination of Sindh government.

It is expected that all offices, autonomous or semi-autonomous, working under the Sindh government will remain closed on December 27 (Wednesday).

On December 27, 2007, Benazir was assassinated during a public gathering at Rawalpindi’s Liaquat Bagh.