TANGGAPAN NG PANGULO NG PILIPINAS
(OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES)
PROCLAMATION NO. 1100
DECLARING MONDAY, JANUARY 15, 1973, AS A SPECIAL PUBLIC HOLIDAY IN THE PROVINCES OF LANAO DEL SUR, COTABATO AND SULU AND IN THE CITIES OF BASILAN, COTABATO, MARAWI AND ILIGAN.
In connection with the Muslim Feast of Eid-Ul-Adha, I, ALEJANDRO MELCHOR, Executive Secretary, by order of His Excellency, FERDINAND E. MARCOS, President of the Philippines, do hereby declare Monday, January 15, 1973, as a special public holiday in the provinces of Cotabato, Lanao del Sur and Sulu, and in the cities of Basilan, Cotabato, Marawi and Iligan.
Muslim officials and employees of the government, both national and local, performing their duties and functions outside of the provinces and cities above mentioned, shall be exempted from duty during this feast day which, for purposes of this proclamation, shall be considered as a special public holiday for said officials and employees in their respective stations.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.
Done in the City of Manila, this 5th day of January, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and seventy-three.
(Sgd.) ALEJANDRO MELCHOR
By the Executive Secretary:
(Sgd.) RONALDO B. ZAMORA
Assistant Executive Secretary
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