SARGODHA: District Coordination Officer (DCO) Danish Afzaal has announced a local holiday in all government and private educational institutions on Monday, 10th October, 2016 for security reasons. Notification has also been issued on Saturday.

The federal and provincial governments have already announced two holidays on 11th and 12th of October in connection with 9th and 10th of Muharram due to security reasons.

The University of Sargodha (UoS) has also announced three holidays from October 10 till October 12 for 9th and 10th Muharram-ul-Haraam for which all academic and administrative departments and colleges affiliated will remain closed.

All the activities related to these days are shifted to October 13 like as the ongoing admissions merit list will now be displayed on October 13.

Govt. Announces Ashura Holidays on 9 and 10 Muharram, Notification Issued

No. UOS/Admin/47799—885

All University Teaching Departments, Sub-Campuses, Constituent Colleges and Administrative Offices will remain closed on 11th & 12th of October, 2016, on account of Aashoora Moharram-ul-Haram (9th & 10th Moharram). University will re-open on 13th of October, 2016.

Further in pursuance of District Coordination Officer, Sargodha’s order No.2487/Acct dated 07-10-2016, the 10th of October (8th Moharram) shall be observed as Local Holiday. However, all Sub Campuses of the University may observe Local Holiday as per directions of District Administration concerned, if notified.

First merit list of Fall Admissions 2016 which was to be displayed on 10-10-2016 will now be displayed on 13-10-2016 and challan forms shall also be issued on the same day.