By Virtue of Article 169, 170 and 172 under Presidential Decree No. 1083, otherwise known as the Code of Muslim Personal Laws of the Philippines and Civil Service Commission Resolution No. 81-1277, the Local Government Unit of General Santos City observes April 24, 2017 (Monday) as Muslim Legal Holiday in observance of Isra Wal Miraj (The Night Journey of Prophet Muhammad). Therefore, Muslims and Non-Muslims are all excused from work.
“Wishing all our Muslim brothers and sisters the best on the great occasion of the Al-Israa Wal Miraj! May Allah’s peace and blessings be upon the best of mankind.”
Greetings from Vice Mayor Shirlyn L. Bañas-Nograles