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Assam Government Announces Dry Day in Srimanta Sankardev’s Birth Anniversary on September 19

Assam Government Announces Dry Day in Srimanta Sankardev’s Birth Anniversary on September 19

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  18 Sep 2018 11:11 AM GMT

On the occasion of the holy event of Saint Srimanta Sankardev’s 570th birth anniversary, the Assam government has taken a unique step of paying respect to the religious leader. The government has announced a Dry Day on September 19, marking the birth anniversary of the greatest religious leader of the state.

Mahapurush Sankardeva holds a particular position in the Assamese cultural and religious society and hence, this step by the government is considered as acute and timely.

As a consequence, all sorts of liquor retail shops in the state shall remain closed in Sankardev Tithi.

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