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List of Gazetted and Restricted Holidays in 2016 - Government Holidays List 2016 Delhi

LIST OF HOLIDAYS DURING THE YEAR 2016 FOR ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES
OF CENTRAL GOVERNMENT LOCATED AT DELHI / NEW DELHI

Are you looking for the Holiday List for 2016? Do you want to know the festival holiday’s list for 2015? Do you know which the Government Holidays are in 2016?

Below is the list of Holidays for 2016 announced by Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievance and Pensions (Department of Personnel and Training) to be observed in Central Government Offices during the year 2016. 


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S No
Date
Holiday
Day
1
26th January 2016
Republic Day 
 Tuesday
2
24th  March 2016
Holi 
 Thursday
3
25th March 2016
Good Friday 
 Friday
4
15th April 2016
Ram Navami 
 Friday
5
20th April 2016
Mahavir Jayant 
 Wednesday
6
21st May 2016
Buddha Purnima 
 Saturday
7
16th July 2016
Idu'l Fitr 
 Wednesday
8
15th August 2016
Independence Day 
 Monday
9
25th August 2016
Janmashtami 
 Thrusday
10
12th September 2016
Id-ul-Zuha(Bakrid) 
 Monday
11
2nd October 2016
Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday 
 Sunday
12
11th October 2016
Dussehra 
 Tuesday
13
12th October 2016
Muharram 
 Wednesday
14
30th October 2016
Diwali (Deepavali) 
 Sunday
15
14th November 2016
Guru Nanak's Birthday 
 Monday
16
13th December 2016
Milad-Un-Nabi or Id-E-Milad (Birthday of Prophet Mohammad)
Tuesday
17
25th December 2016
Christmas 
 Sunday 




Government/Gazetted Holidays in January 2016

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday




1
New Year's Day (R)
2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14
Makar Sankranti (R)
15
Pongal (R)
16
Guru Govind Singh's Birthday (R)
17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24

25

26
Republic Day (G)
27

28

29

30

31

Government/Gazetted Holidays in February 2016

  Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12
Basant Panchami / Sri Panchami (R)
13

14

15

16

17

18

19
Shivaji Jayanti (R)
20

21

22
Guru Ravidas's Birthday (R)
23

24

25

26

27

28

29




GOVERNMENT/GAZETTED HOLIDAYS IN MARCH 2016

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

1

2

3

4
Swami Dayananda Saraswati Jayanti (R)
5

6

7
Maha Shivaratri (R)
8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23
Holika Dahan, Dolyatra (R)
24
Holi (G)
25
Good Friday (G)
26

27
Easter Sunday (R)
28

29

30

31


Government/Gazetted Holidays in April 2016

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday




1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8
Chaitra Sukladi/Gudi Padava/ Ugadi/ Cheti Chand (R)
9

10

11

12

13
Vaisakhi/Vishu (R)
14
Masadi/Vaisakhadi,Bahag Bihu (Asam) (R)
15
Ram Navami (G)
16

17

18

19

20
Mahavir Jayanti (G)
21
Hazarat Ali's Birthday (R)
22

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

30


Government/Gazetted Holidays in May 2016

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday






1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8
Guru Rabindranath's Birthday (R)
9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21
Buddha Purnima (G)
22

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

30

31



Government/Gazetted Holidays in June 2016

Unfortunately there is no holiday in June
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday


1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

30


Government/Gazetted Holidays in July 2016

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday




1
Jamat-Ul--Vida (R)
2

3

4

5

6
Idu'l Fitr (G)
Rath Yatra (R)
7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

30

31



Government/Gazetted Holidays in August 2016

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15
Independence Day (G)
16

17
Parsi New Year's day / Nauraj (R)
18
Raksha Bandhan (R)
19

20

21

22

23

24

25
Janmashtami (G)
26

27

28

29

30

31



Government/Gazetted Holidays in September 2016

  Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday



1

2

3

4

5
Ganesh Chaturthi / Vinayaka Chaturthi (R)
6

7

8

9

10

11

12
Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid) (G)
13

14
Onam (R)
15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

30


Government/Gazetted Holidays in October 2016

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday





1

2
Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday (G)
3

4

5

6

7

8
Dussehra (Maha Saptami) (Additional) (R)
9
Dussehra (Maha Ashtami) (Additional) (R)
10
Dussehra (Maha Navmi) (R)
11
Dussehra (G)
12
Muharram (G)
13

14

15

16
Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday (R)
17

18

19
Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chouth) (R)
20

21

22

23

24

25

26

27

28

29
Deepavali (South India) (R)
Naraka Chaturdasi (R)
30
Diwali (Deepavali) (G)
31
Govardhan Puja (R)



Government/Gazetted Holidays in November 2016

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

1
Bhai Duj (R)
2

3

4

5

6
Pratihar Sashthi or Surya Sashthi (Chhat Puja) (R)
7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14
Guru Nanak's Birthday (G)
15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24
Guru Teg Bahadur's Martyrdom Day (R)
25

26

27

28

29

30



Government/Gazetted Holidays in December 2016

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday



1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13
Milad-Un-Nabi or Id-E- Milad (Birthday of Prophet Mohammad) (G)
14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24
Christmas Eve (R)
25
Christmas (G)
26

27

28

29

30

31


 








Holidays in October November December 2013

1. Milad-Un-Nabi or Id-EMilad (Birthday of Prophet Mohammad) January 25 Magha 05 Friday

2. Republic Day January 26 Magha 06 Saturday

3. Holi March 27 Chaitra 06 Wednesday

4. Good Friday March 29 Chaitra 08 Friday

5. Ram Navami April 19 Chaitra 29 Friday

6. Mahavir Jayanti April 24 Vaisakha 04 Wednesday

7. Buddha Purnima May 25 Jyaishtha 04 Saturday

8. Idu'l Fitr August 09 Sravana 18 Friday

9. Independence day August 15 Sravana 24 Thursday

10. Janmashtami August 28 Bhadra 06 Wednesday

11. Mahatma Gandhi's birthday)
October 02 Asvina 10 Wednesday

12. Dussehra October 13 Asvina 21 Sunday

13. Id-ul-Zuha(Bakrid) October 16 Asvina 24 Wednesday

14. Diwali (Deepavali) November 03 Kartika 12 Sunday

15. Muharram November 14 Kartika 23 Thursday

16. Guru Nanak's Birthday November 17 Kartika 26 Sunday

17. Christmas Day December 25 Pausa 04 Wednesday
Central Government Administrative Offices located outside Delhi / New Delhi shall observe the following holidays compulsorily in addition to three holidays as per para 3.1 in the announcement

1. REPUBLIC DAY
2. INDEPENDENCE DAY
3. MAHATMA GANDHI'S BIRTHDAY
4. BUDHA PURNIMA
5. CHRISTMAS DAY
6. DUSSEHRA (VIJAY DASHMI)
7. DIWALI (DEEPAVALI)
8. GOOD FRIDAY
9. GURU NANAK'S BIRTHDAY
10. IDU'L FITR
11. IDU'L ZUHA
12. MAHAVIR JAYANTI
13. MUHARRAM
14. PROPHET MOHAMMAD'S BIRTHDAY (ID-E-MILAD)

 LIST OF RESTRICTED HOLIDAYS DURING THE YEAR 2013 FOR ADMINISTRATIVE
OFFICES OF CENTRAL GOVERNMENT LOCATED AT DELHI / NEW DELHI

1. New Year's Day January 01 Pausha 11 Tuesday

2. Makar Sankran i January 13 Pausha 23 Sunday

3. Pongal January 14 Pausha 24 Monday

4. Guru Gobind Singh's BirthdayJanuary 18 Pausha 28 Friday

5. Sri Panchami February 14 Magha 25 Thursday

6. Basanta Panchami February 15 Magha 26 Friday

7. Shivaji Jayanti February 19 Magha 30 Tuesday

8. Guru Ravidas's Birthday February 25 Phalguna 06 Monday

9. Swami Dayananda Saraswati Jayanti March 07 Phalguna 16 Thursday

10. Maha Shivratri March 10 Phalguna 19 Sunday

10. Holika Dahan: March 26 Chaitra 05 Tuesday

11. Easter Sunday March 31 Chaitra 10 Sunday

12. Chaitra Sukladi/ GudiPadava/ Ugadi/ ChetiChand April 11 Chaitra 21 Thursday

13. Vaisakhi April 13 Chaitra 23 Saturday

14. Vishu April 13 Chaitra 23 Saturday

15. Mesadi April 14 Chaitra 24 Sunday

16. Vaisakhadi(Bengal)/ Bahag Bihu (Assam) April 15 Chaitra 25 Monday

17. Guru Rabindranath's birthday May 09 Vaisakha 19 Thursday

18. Hazarat Ali's Birthday May 24 Jyaishtha 03 Friday

19. Rath Yatra July 10 Ashadha 19 Thursday

20. Jamat-Ul-Vida August 02 Sravana 11 Friday

21. Parsi New Year's day August 18 Sravana 27 Sunday

22. Raksha Bandhan August 20 Sravana 29 Tuesday

23. Vinayaka Chaturthi/ Ganesh Chaturthi September 09 Bhadra 18 Monday

24. Onam September 16 Bhadra 25 Monday

25. Dussehra (Maha Saptami) (Additional) October 11 Asvina 19 Friday

26. Dussehra (Maha Ashtami) (Additional) October 12 Asvina 20 Saturday

27. Dussehra (Maha Navmi) October 13 Asvina 21 Sunday

28. Maharishi Valmiki'sbirthday October 18 Asvina 26 Friday

29. Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chouth) October 22 Asvina 30 Tuesday

30. Deepavali (South India) November 02 Kartika 11 Saturday

31. Naraka Chaturdasi November 02 Kartika 11 Saturday

31. Govardhan Puja November 03 Kartika 12 Sunday

32. Bhai Duj November 05 Kartika 14 Tuesday

33. Pratihar Sashthi or Surya Sashthi (Chhat Puja) November 08 Kartika 17 Friday

34. Guru Teg Bahadur's Martyrdom Day November 24 Agrahayana 03 Sunday

35. Christmas Eve December 24 Pausha 03 Tuesday