Govt, semi-govt institutions witness low attendance
ISLAMABAD—The government, semi-government and private offices of Federal Capital on Monday witnessed thin attendance as most of the employees, hailing from other cities, had already left for their hometowns to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr.
The government has announced holidays from July 5 to 8 clubing before and after Eid weekend making it 9 days vacation package by just taking monday off. Talking to APP, Kaleem Abbas Sidhu who was working in the Ministry of Finance said that Monday is the last working day before Eid holidays but had left for his hometown on Friday because of two weekly off. During a survey it was observed that restive mood was prevailing in most of the offices and officials and staff were seen to discuss how to celebrate Eid.—APP