Baghdad province announced Tuesday a public holiday to coincide with demonstrations Sadrists

Baghdad -arac Press -26 April
: I decided the province of Baghdad, on Tuesday to be an official holiday in the province, with the exception of health services, because of the security plan put in place to cover the million-man demonstration called by the cleric Moqtada al-Sadr.

The governor of Baghdad, Ali Mohsen al-Tamimi said in a statement that it "will be considered on Tuesday a public holiday in the province of Baghdad, with the exception of health services to maintain the security of the citizens of Baghdad."

Al-Tamimi said that "the security plan of the demonstration millions hinder staff access to their workplaces,"