Holidays for the year 2018

List of Gazetted and Restricted holidays to be observed in the, Delhi Centre of the Institute during the Calender Year 2018.

Gazetted Holidays

No.HolidayDateDay of week
1Republic Day26 JanuaryFriday
2Maha Shivaratri14 FebruaryWednesday
3Holi02 MarchFriday
4Mahavir Jayanti29 MarchThursday
5Good Friday30 MarchFriday
6Buddha Purnima30 AprilMonday
7Idu'l Fitr 16 JuneSaturday
8Independence Day15 AugustWednesday
9Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)22 AugustWednesday
10Janmashtami03 SeptemberMonday
11Muharram21 SeptemberFriday
12Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday02 OctoberTuesday
13Dussehra19 OctoberFriday
14Diwali (Deepavali)07 NovemberWednesday
15Milad-Un-Nabi or Id-E-Milad (Birthday of Prophet Mohammad)21 NovemberWednesday
16Guru Nanak's Birthday23 NovemberFriday
17Christmas Day25 DecemberTuesday

Restricted Holidays

No.HolidayDateDay of week
1New Year's Day01 JanuaryMonday
2Makar Sankranti14 JanuarySunday
3Pongal14 JanuarySunday
4Basant Panchami/Sri Panchami22 JanuaryMonday
5Guru Ravidas's Birthday31 JanuaryWednesday
6Swami Dayananda Saraswathi Jayanti10 FebruarySaturday
7Shivaji Jayanti19 FebruaryMonday
8Holika Dahan/ Dolyatra01 MarchThursday
9Chaitra Sukladi/Gudi Padava/Ugadi/Cheti Chand18 MarchSunday
10Ram Navami25 MarchSunday
11Easter Sunday01 AprilSunday
12Hazarat Ali's Birthday01 AprilSunday
13Vaisakhi/Vishu/Mesadi14 AprilSaturday
14Masadi/Vaisakhadi (Bengal)/ Bahag Bihu (Assam)15 AprilSunday
15Guru Rabindranath's Birthday09 MayWednesday
16Jamat-Ul-Vida15 JuneFriday
17Rath Yatra14 JulySaturday
18Parsi New Year's Day/Nauraj17 AugustFriday
19Onam or Thiru Onam Day25 AugustSaturday
20Raksha Bandhan26 AugustSunday
21Vinayaka Chaturthi/Ganesh Chaturthi13 SeptemberThursday
22Dussehra Maha Saptami (Additional)16 OctoberTuesday
23Dussehra (Maha Ashtami) Additional17 OctoberWednesday
24Dussehra (Maha Navmi)18 OctoberThursday
25Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday24 OctoberWednesday
26Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chouth)27 OctoberSaturday
27Deepavali (South India)06 NovemberTuesday
28Naraka Chaturdasi06 NovemberTuesday
29Govardhan Puja08 NovemberThursday
30Bhai Duj09 NovemberFriday
31Pratihar Sashthi or Surya Sashthi (Chhat Puja)13 NovemberTuesday
32Guru Teg Bahadur's Martyrdom Day24 NovemberSaturday
33Christmas Eve24 DecemberMonday

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