Lahore: The University of Lahore has notified that the university will remain closed on Iqbal Day. Iqbal Day is celebrated in Pakistan on 9th November of every year to celebrate the birth day of National Poet.
The notification issued from the office of the registrar states that:
The University will remain close don Wednesday, 9th November, 2016 on account of Allama Iqbal Day.
Admission office, housekeeping, maintenance and security departments will follow the schedule to be prescribed by their own heads.
Te notification was issued vide REG/004/16/1915 dated November 7, 2016 by Karam Elahi (Registrar) of The University of Lahore.
However, the federal government has yet not issued any official notification for national holiday on Iqbal Day.