LAHORE - Punjab government has announced a local holiday in Lahore District on Thursday, January 03, 2013, on account of Annual Urs Mubarak of Hazrat Data Gunj Bakhsh.

This holiday will be observed only at the District level and its subordinate offices located in Lahore District.

The Punjab Civil Secretariat, its attached departments and regional offices, however, shall remain open and functional as usual.