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Palace: August 12 a regular holiday for Eid’l Adha

By: - Reporter / @NCorralesINQ
/ 08:41 AM August 08, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte declared August 12 as a regular holiday nationwide in observance of Eid’l Adha or the Feast of Sacrifice.

In a text message, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea said Duterte signed Proclamation No. 789 on Thursday.

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Eid’l Adha is one of the two most important holidays on the Muslim calendar, the other being Eid’l Fitr. /gsg

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