NOTIFICATIONNo. SOW-I(S&GAD)1-3/94(P-II): It is hereby notified for general public that a local holiday in Lahore District shall be observed on 07th September, 2023 (Thursday) (20th Safar-ul-Muzaffar 1445 A.H), on account of “980th Annual Urs Mubarak of Hazrat Data Gunj Baksh Ali Hujwiri (RAY’.
This holiday will be observed only at the District level and its subordinate offices located in Lahore District.
This notification, however, does not apply to the offices of the Punjab Civil Secretariat, its Attached Departments and Regional Offices.
It further added that holidays will be observed only at the District level and its subordinate offices located in the Lahore district.
Every year, a large number of devotees paid respects to the revered Sufi saint Ali bin Usman al Hajveri, also known as Data Ganj Bakhsh. People flocked the shrine as the three-day annual celebrations kicked off with the laying of a chaddar at the tomb.