Govt. announces official working hours for Ramadan

Velana Building: A government office complex located in Male' City. (File Photo/Sun/Fayaz Moosa)

The President’s Office has announced the official working hours for government offices during the month of Ramadan.

In a statement Tuesday, President’s Office said that the government’s official working hours for Ramadan will be 09:00 am to 01:00 pm.

The change is applicable not just to Ramadan, but also the first seven days of Shawwal.

The President’s Office also advised government offices to adhere to the official working hours when planning events and activities.

The calendar shows Ramadan will begin on March 23.