You are right that their is no mention of private organisation's to be closed other than govt.
In my company, have already taken a call on this and we have declared holiday for our Chennai branch only for 17th Oct'2011.
From India, Bangalore
They have not mentioned about Private Companies in that Notificattion.According to Negotiable Instrument act, The Employer can decide and he his the Person to give Holiday or Permission without affecting thier business.
From India, Madras
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