Govt fixes Ramadan office timing

Jago News Desk Published: 28 February 2024, 07:08 PM | Updated: 28 February 2024, 09:41 PM
Govt fixes Ramadan office timing
Photo: BSS

All offices of the government, semi-government, autonomous and semi-autonomous bodies will function from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm during the upcoming month of holy Ramadan.

The decision was taken at a Cabinet meeting on Wednesday with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair, said Cabinet Secretary Md Mahbub Hossain after the meeting.

During office hours, there will be a 15-minute break from 1:15 pm to 1:30 pm for Zohr prayers.

The holy month of Ramadan is expected to begin on March 12 or 13 subject to sighting of the moon, according to the Islamic Foundation.

Source: BSS