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Holiday

Month & Date

Day of the Week

1

Makar Sankranti(Pongal)

January 15

Friday

2

Republic Day

January 26

Tuesday

3

Good Friday

March 25

Friday

4

Ugadi (Gudi Padva)

April 08

Friday

5

Mahavir Jayanthi

April 19

Tuesday

6

Buddha Purnima

May 21

Saturday

7

Idu'l-Fitr

July 06

Wednesday

8

Independence Day

August 15

Monday

9

Ganesh Chaturthi

September 05

Monday

10

Id-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)

September 12

Monday

11

Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday

October 02

Sunday

12

Dussehra

October 11

Tuesday

13

Muharram

October 12

Wednesday

14

Diwali (Deepavali)

October 30

Sunday

15

Guru Nanak's Birthday

November 14

Monday

16

Milad-Un-Nabi or Id-e-Milad
(Birthday Of Prophet Mohammed)

December 12

Monday

17

Christmas Day

December 25

Sunday

If the festival for which the holiday is declared does not fall on the day indicated, members of the staff who are desirous of celebrating the festive occasion may apply for Casual Leave/Special Casual Leave for which they are eligible.

In addition to the above, with prior sanction from the Competent Authority, 2(two) days of Special Casual Leave can be availed of on any occasion and can be prefixed or suffixed to a Casual Leave or any other type of leave with pay but not with both Casual Leave and regular leave.