New Delhi, Dec 19: It will be extended weekend for the members of the Rajya Sabha with Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday announcing holiday on December 24 and 26 for the House on account of Christmas. Tuesday, December 25, is already a holiday on Christmas.
When the Upper House met for the day, Mr Naidu mentioned that requests have been received for declaring December 24 and December 26 as holiday due to Christmas celebrations.
The announcement of holidays was welcomed with thumping of desks by the Members. (UNI)