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All banks to be closed on Oct 20

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 06:05 PM, 14 October 2021   Updated: 06:26 PM, 14 October 2021

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All banks and financial institutions in the country will be closed next Wednesday (October 20) on the occasion of Holy Eid-e-Miladunnabi. The country’s stock market will also be closed on this day.

Bangladesh Bank has issued a circular in this regard on Thursday.

The circular sent to the chief executives of commercial banks, Bangladesh Bank said the holiday was announced on Tuesday on the occasion of the Holy Eid-e-Miladunnabi. But according to the decision of the National Moon Sighting Committee, the holiday announced on the occasion of Eid-e-Miladunnabi (PBUH) was fixed on Wednesday, October 20 instead of October 19.