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LIST OF HOLIDAYS DURING THE YEAR – 2020

S. No. Holidays Date Day
1. New Year’s Day 1st January Wednesday
2. Lohri 13th January Monday
3. Chinese New Year 24th January Friday
4. Republic Day 26th January Sunday
5. Maha Shivaratri 21st February Friday
6. Good Friday 10th April Friday
7. Labour Day 1st May Friday
8. Chinese Dragon Boat Festival 25th June Thursday
9. Id-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)* 1st August Saturday
10. Independence Day 15th August Saturday
11. Muharram* 30th August Sunday
12. Mid-Autumn Festival/Chinese National Day 1st October Thursday
13. Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday 2nd October Friday
14. Dussehra 25th October Sunday
15. Diwali (Deepawali) 14th November Saturday
16. Guru Nanak Birthday 30th November Monday
17. Christmas Day 25th December Friday

* Subject to change due to sighting of moon.

LIST OF HOLIDAYS DURING THE YEAR - 2019

Sr No Holiday Date Day
1 New Year's Day 01 Jan Tuesday
2 Makar Sankranti 14 Jan Monday
3 Republic Day 26 Jan Saturday
4 Chinese New Year 05 Feb Tuesday
5 Good Friday 19 Apr Friday
6 Labour Day 01 May Wednesday
7 Buddha Purnima 18 May Saturday
8 Dragon Boat Festival 07 Jun Friday
9 Independence Day 15 Aug Thursday
10 Janmashtami 24 Aug Saturday
11 Mid-Autumn Festival 13 Sep Friday
12 National Day Holiday 01 Oct Tuesday
13 Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday 02 Oct Wednesday
14 Diwali (Deepawali) 27 Oct Sunday
15 Govardhan Puja 28 Oct Monday
16 Milad-un-Nabi or Id - e - Milad 10 Nov Sunday
17 Christmas Day 25 Dec Wednesday