GENERAL ADMINISTRATION DEPARTMENT
Hutatma Rajguru Chowk, Madam Cama Road,
Mumbai 400 032,
dated 10th April 2017
No. PHD. 1317/346/C.R.64/XXIX.—Government of Maharashtra hereby declares the day of polling of General Election-2017 i.e. Wednesday, 19th April, 2017 as Public holiday within the jurisdiction of Chandrapur, Parbhani and Latur Municipal Corporations. The Government of Maharashtra hereby also declares the day of polling of By-Election, 2017 i.e. 19th April, 2017 as Public holiday in jurisdiction of ward 22 B of Sangli-Miraj-Kupwad Municipal Corporation, ward 24 A of Jalgaon Municipal Corporation and Ward 46 of Kalyan-Dombivali Municipal Corporation, Election division-53 Shirud of Dhule Zilla Parishad, Election Division-1 Danapur of Akola Zilla Parishad and Gana-25, Kutasa of Panchayat Samiti Akot, District Akola.
(2) The Voters of the above listed Municipal Corporation Election Wards, Zilla Parishad Election Divisions and Election Gana of Panchayat Samiti, respectively, who work outside the applicable jurisdiction, will also be entitled to avail of this Public holiday.
(3) This Public holiday (19th April, 2017) is also being notified as a public holiday as per section 25 of Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 ( 26 of 1881).
(4) All the departments in Mantralaya are requested to bring these instructions to the notice of the concerned Municipal Corporations, Zilla Parishads and Panchayat Samiti and other organizations under their administrative control and advise them to extend this facility to their employees.
By order and in the name of the Governor of Maharashtra,
Deputy Secretary to Government.