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Here’s what’s open (and closed) on Independence Day
- Web Desk
- Aug 13, 2023
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is gearing up to celebrate its Independence Day tomorrow, which falls on Monday. As the atmosphere fills with excitement for August 14th, it’s crucial to keep in mind the possible closures and openings in honour of the holiday.
If you’re anticipating an important package or need to address governmental tasks, August 14 might not offer the most convenient circumstances.
Here’s a brief overview of what you can expect in terms of openings and closures on August 14:
Government Offices: All federal and district offices will be closed tomorrow.
Malls: Yes, several renowned malls across different cities, including Emporium Mall Lahore, Packages Mall, and Centaurus, will remain open.
Educational Institutions: The majority of educational institutions across the country will be closed, except for those that are open exclusively for Independence Day celebrations.
Restaurants: Most restaurants throughout the country will be operational, as people gather to commemorate Independence Day.
Public Parks: Public parks will be accessible for the public.
Banks: Banks will be closed nationwide.
Hospitals: The emergency sections of all hospitals will remain open.