Panchayat election day will be declared as general holiday.The Odisha state government has declared the polling dates as a general holiday for the respective regions. According to a new government order, the date of polling of the panchayat election is counted as a public holiday and every school, colleges and government offices remain close on that day. The state government also asked the government offices and semi government offices to grant three days holidays to the employee who stays far away from his village and requested to grant them a three days leave to participate in the election. The government also requested that the three day holiday should not be taken as CL but regarded as a general holiday.
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