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Does India have too many public holidays?
Newsmobile | 09/01/2022 01:35 PM | Click to read full article
The 14 mandatory holidays in India include Republic Day, Independence Day, Gandhi Jayanti, Diwali, Christmas, Good Friday, Guru Nanak's Birthday, Eid-ul-Fitr, Eid-ul-Zuha, Mahavir Jayanti, Muharram etc.
The Bombay high court has refused to recognize public holidays as a fundamental right. The court suggested cutting down the number of listed holidays. Do we have too many?