The Telangana Government has decided to declare 1st January, 2016 (Friday), as Public Holiday instead of Optional Holiday.
As per the GO. Rt. No. 3456 issued by Chief Secretary Dr. Rajiv Sharma on Thursday, the New Year Day will be a public holiday. However, The 2nd Saturday of February, falling on 13.02.2016 will be a working day in lieu of Public Holiday declared on 1st January. (INN)