The Islamic holiday of Kurban-Bayram celebrated by Crimean Muslims falls on September 24 this year. To give the Crimean residents a chance to celebrate the holiday according to their traditions, the day will be an official holiday.

However, September 24 will be a working a day in Sevastopol, confirmed the city authorities. Interestingly, the day Kurban-Bairam fell on last year was an official holiday.