Rawalpindi - The district government declared Saturday as public holiday in cantonment areas on the occasion of local bodies election.

A notification in this regard has also been issued by District Coordination Officer Sajid Zafar Dall on Friday. The notification reads as: “It is hereby notified for the information of general public that a local holiday shall be observed on 25/4/2015 on the occasion of conduct of local bodies elections in cantonment boards. This holiday will be observed only within the jurisdiction of Rawalpindi Cantonment, Chaklala Cantt, Wah Cantt, Taxila Cantt and Murree Cantt.”