The state has decreased the holidays for Sankranti and increased the number of holidays for Dasara.
K Chandrasekhara Rao, Chief Minister of Telangana said, “Our festivals were not given importance in the undivided State. It is time we revisit the holiday schedule and give prominence to our very own”.
Meanwhile, the state has announced holidays to the educational institutions from September 24 till October 5. The institutions will re-open on October 6.