Holidays for the year 2020

List of Gazetted and Restricted holidays to be observed in Delhi Centre of the Institute during the Calender Year 2020.

Gazetted Holidays

No.HolidayDateDay of week
1Republic Day26 JanuarySunday
2Holi10 MarchTuesday
3Ram Navami02 AprilThursday
4Mahavir Jayanti06 AprilMonday
5Good Friday10 AprilFriday
6Buddha Purnima07 MayThursday
7Id-ul-Fitr 25 MayMonday
8Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)01 AugustSaturday
9Janmashtami12 AugustWednesday
10Independence Day15 AugustSaturday
11Muharram30 AugustSunday
12Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday02 OctoberFriday
13Dussehra25 OctoberSunday
14Milad-Un-Nabi or Id-E-Milad (Birthday of Prophet Mohammad)30 OctoberFriday
15Diwali (Deepavali)14 NovemberSaturday
16Guru Nanak's Birthday30 NovemberMonday
17Christmas Day25 DecemberFriday

Restricted Holidays

No.HolidayDateDay of week
1New Year's Day01 JanuaryWednesday
2Guru Gobind Singh's Birthday02 JanuaryThursday
3Lohri13 JanuaryMonday
4Makar Sankranti/ Pongal15 JanuaryWednesday
5Basant Panchami/ Sri Panchami30 JanuaryThursday
6Guru Ravidas's Birthday09 FebruarySunday
7Swami Dayananda Saraswathi Jayanti18 FebruaryTuesday
8Shivaji Jayanti19 FebruaryWednesday
9Maha Shivaratri21 FebruaryFriday
10Holika Dahan/ Dolyatra09 MarchMonday
11Hazarat Ali's Birthday09 MarchMonday
12Chaitra Sukladi/ Gudi Padava/ Ugadi/ Cheti Chand25 MarchWednesday
13Easter Sunday12 AprilSunday
14Vaisakhi/ Vishu13 AprilMonday
15Mesadi/ Vaisakhadi (Bengal)/ Bahag Bihu (Assam)14 AprilTuesday
16Guru Rabindranath's Birthday08 MayFriday
17Jamat-ul-Vida22 MayFriday
18Rath Yatra23 JuneTuesday
19Raksha Bandhan03 AugustMonday
20Janmashtami (Smarta)11 AugustTuesday
21Parsi New Year's Day/ Nauraj16 AugustSunday
22Vinayaka Chaturthi/ Ganesh Chaturthi22 AugustSaturday
23Onam or Thiru Onam Day31 AugustMonday
24Dussehra (Maha Saptami) (Additional)23 OctoberFriday
25Dussehra (Maha Ashtami) (Maha Navmi) (Additional)24 OctoberSaturday
26Vijay Dashmi (Bengal, Kerala)26 OctoberMonday
27Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday31 OctoberSaturday
28Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chouth)04 NovemberWednesday
29Naraka Chaturdasi14 NovemberSaturday
30Govardhan Puja15 NovemberSunday
31Bhai Duj16 NovemberMonday
32Pratihar Shashthi or Surya Shashthi (Chhat Puja)20 NovemberFriday
33Guru Teg Bahadur's Martyrdom Day24 NovemberTuesday
34Christmas Eve24 DecemberThursday

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