The public holiday of Eid-ul-Fitr is three days. Apart from three days, no organisation can grant additional leave on its own initiative.
The decision came from the cabinet meeting on Monday.The decision will be applicable to all public and private organisations, in case of holidays.
Cabinet Secretary Khandker Anwarul Islam said, "No extra leave will be granted this time as the government decided in this regard. Official holiday for Eid-ul-Fitr is three days. Of the days, there are Friday and Saturday while the other day is Thursday."
No organisation or industry in private sector can grant leave beyond these three days. As a result, there will be no holiday other than Thursday, Friday and Saturday.