Monday, 13 April 2020

Ambedkar's Birthday on April 14 Declared As a Closed Holiday

April 14, The date is now of great importance. This is the deadline for the end of the 21-day lockdown imposed by the Center as part of a campaign to curb the spread of corona virus. For those who are busy on a regular basis, this lock-down is a whole new experience. Meanwhile, the latest decision taken by the Center is arousing. The decree was issued to declare April 14 as an official holiday, ending the lockdown. Because of the constitutional creator BR Ambedkar's victory on that day, the Center declared a holiday. The Centre has also notified the holiday comes under the Section 25 of the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, for banks.

Ambedkar's Birthday on April 14 Declared As a Closed Holiday


On the other hand, extend the nationwide lockdown? Or lift it with sanctions? The debate is taking place on social media. In the backdrop of the coronavirus spreading rapidly in the country, some politicians have expressed their opinion that the lockdown should be imposed for a few more days without reaching the third stage. Modi has also said that there are no channels to lift the lock completely. The decision on how long the lockdown will be extended will be discussed with the chief ministers of the states and finalized. At the same time, the lockdown deadline was announced on April 14 as a national holiday.