The Prime Minister of Pakistan has approved a five-day public holiday in Pakistan for Eid-ul-Adha 2022. According to the notice of the Prime Minister’s Office, Eid-ul-Adha holidays in Pakistan will start from 2022. July 08, 2022 to July 12, 2022Friday through Tuesday. However, Muslims will celebrate Eid-ul-Adha 2022 on Sunday, July 10, 2022. Thus, the government approved 02 holidays before Eid and two holidays after Eid. The department will return to work on Wednesday, July 13, 2022, after the Eid holidays.
Prior to the approval of Eid-ul-Adha holidays, the Cabinet Secretariat presented a summary of the holidays to the Prime Minister. The Cabinet Secretariat has proposed three holidays from 10 to 12 July 2022 on the basis of the annual holiday calendar 2022. After reviewing the summary, the Prime Minister announced that there would be five public holidays for Eid-ul-Adha 2022.