State holiday on 31/01/2018
January 31, 2018
As a mark of respect to Dr. Sonam Dawa Lonpo, who passed away on 29th January, 2018 (Monday) the state government has decided that:
1. the state mourning shall be observed for three days w.e.f. 30/01/2018 (Tuesday) to 01/02/2018 (Thursday);
2. the national and state flags shall fly at half-mast during state mourning on all buildings and places where these are flown regularly.
3. there shall be no official entertainment/function during the state mourning; and
4. state holiday in the memory of the departed soul shall be for 31st of January-2018.
By order of the Government of Jammu and Kashmir.