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Public holiday announced for Prophet Mohammad's birthday Wednesday

By JT - Sep 17,2023 - Last updated at Sep 17,2023

AMMAN — Prime Minister Bisher Khasawneh issued a circular on Sunday announcing that all ministries, government departments and public institutions will observe a holiday on Wednesday, September 27, commemorating the birthday of Prophet Mohammad. Prophet Mohammad was born on the 12th day of Rabi I, according to the Islamic lunar calendar. In an official statement, the prime minister stressed that all official institutions should highlight the noble occasion, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported. The circular exempted ministries and public institutions whose work requires otherwise.




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