List of Holidays - 2017

Date Festival/Occasion
HOLIDAYS
1 January 23 Netaji's Birthday
2 January 26 Republic Day
3 February 1 Saraswati Puja
4 February 24 Maha Shivaratri
5 March 13 Holi
6 April 14

Biju Festival/Good Friday

7 April 15 Bengali New Year's Day
8 April 21 Garia Puja
9 May 1

May Day

10 May 9 Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore
11

May

10

Buddha Purnima

12 May 26

Birthday of Kazi Nazrul Islam

13 June 26

Idu'l Fitr

14 July 1

Kharchi Puja

15 July 15 Ker Puja
16

August

14

Janmashtami

17 August 15 Independence Day
18 September 2 Idu'l Zuha (Bakrid)
19 September 19 Mahalaya
20 September 27 Maha Saptami
21 September 28 Maha Ashtami
22 September 29 Maha Navami
23 September 30 Vijaya Dasami
24 October 2 Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday
25 October 3 Puja holiday (additional)
26 October 4 Puja holiday (additional)
27 October 5 Lakshmi Puja
28 October 19 Diwali
29 December 2

Birth Day of Prophet Mohammad

30 December 25

Christmas Day

**In the year 2017 , the following festival/occasions viz.Maharam(1st October) and World Disabled Day(3rd December) falls on Sundays  . As such these days have not been included in the list.

 

RESTRICTED HOLIDAYS
Any government Employee may be permitted to avail any four holidays.
1 January 14 Pous Parban
2 April 3 Basanti Puja
3 May 31 Jamaisasthi
4 August 7 Jhulanjatra Samapan
5 October 21 Bhatridwitia
6 November 4 Guru Nanak's Birthday
7 November 15 Akheri-Chahar-Sumba

**Basanti Puja falls on (13th April) and Rathajatra falls on (6th July), which are declared as Govt. Holiday on account of Biju Festival and Idu’l-Fitr respectively . As such those days have not been included in the list of Restricted Holiday.As such this days have not been included in the list.

 

Note:

1)Bangabdha Dates shown in calendar 2017 A.D are in accordance with the letter No. CLR-01001/2017/769 dated 10-08-2016/Sarvana,1938 S.E of positional Astronomy Centre, Indian Metrology Department. Government of India, Block-AQ, Plot No.8,Secor –V Salt Lake, Manish Bathan, Kolkata-700091.

2)Tripurabdha Dates shown in calendar 2017 A.D. are in accordance with the letter No. F2(102)/TR&CI/RES(T.E)/2014/3314 dated 16-09-2016 of Tribal Research and cultural Institute, Government of Tripura, Agrtala.

3) Read figures in the Calender,2016 A.D. indicate Government Holidays as per Notification No.F.17(5)/-GA(SA)/2016 dated 20-09-2016 issued by the G.A.(S.A.),Department, Government of Tripura,Agartala.

TGPA-28-09-2016-1,00,000-J.C.No.-20843.

 
   
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