DOPT – Early Closure of Offices in connection with Republic Day Parade/Beating Retreat Ceremony/At Home Function during January, 2023
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel Public Grievances and Pensions
(Department of Personnel and Training)
Establishment (JCA) Section
North Block, New Delhi
Dated: 11th January, 2023
Subject: Early Closure of Offices in connection with Republic Day Parade/Beating Retreat Ceremony/At Home Function during January, 2023 – regarding.
In connection with arrangements for the Republic Day Parade/ Beating Retreat Ceremony/ At Home Function, 2023, the following has been decided:
i. For full dress rehearsal on 23.01.2023, the Government offices located in the buildings at Annexure-A, shall be closed at 18.30 hours on 22.01.2023, and such closure will continue till 13.00 hours on 23.01.2023 to facilitate anti-sabotage checks.
ii. The Government offices located in the buildings, indicated at Annexure-A, shall remain closed from 13.00 hours, onward on 25.01.2023 for Republic Day Parade. The exercise/arrangement will continue till 13.00 hours on 26.01.2023.
iii. The buildings, as indicated at Annexure-B, will be sealed for ‘At Home Function’ on 26.01.2023 and shall remain closed on that date till 19.30 hours.
iv. The buildings indicated at Annexure-D, shall remain closed on 28.01.2023 from 16.00 hours to 1930 hours for a special show of Beating Retreat Ceremony.
v. The buildings indicated at Annexure-C shall be closed at 12.00 noon for thorough anti-sabotage check on 29.01.2023, which will continue till 19.30 hours of the same date.
- The above arrangements may please be brought to the notice of all concerned.
- Hindi version will follow.
Encl.: As above
(Sitansu Mohan Routray)
Deputy Secretary to the Government of India