List of Holidays: 2018

. No.Name of the Holiday(s)Date on which they fallDay of the week

1

Republic Day26th JanuaryFriday

2

Birthday of Sri Guru Ravidas Ji31th JanuaryWednesday
3

Maha Shivaratri

14th FebruaryWednesday

4

Holi02nd MarchFriday
5

Ram Navami

25th MarchSunday
6

Mahavir Jayanti

29th MarchThursday

7

Good Friday30th MarchFriday

8

Birthday of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar / Vaisakhi14th AprilSaturday
9

Idu'l Fitr

16th JuneSaturday

10

Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji17th JuneSunday

11

Independence Day15th AugustWednesday

12

Janmashtami03rd SeptemberMonday
13

Birthday of Mahatma Gandhi Ji

02nd OctoberTuesday
14

Dussehra

19th OctoberFriday

15

Birthday of Maharishi Valmiki Ji24th OctoberWednesday

16

Diwali07th NovemberWednesday

17

Birthday of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji23rd NovemberFriday
18

Martyrdom Day of Sri. Guru Teg Bahadur Ji

12th DecemberWednesday

19

Christmas day25th DecemberTuesday
20

Birthday of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji

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Note 1: Date of holiday in respect of "Birthday of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji" will be announced later.

Note 2:  Besides the above holidays, each employee will also be permitted to avail himself/herself any Five (5) holidays to be chosen by him/her out of the Restricted Holidays below during the Calendar Year 2018 -

S. No.Name of the Holiday(s)Date on which they fallDay of the week

1

New Year Day01st JanuaryMonday

2

Lohri13th JanuarySaturday
3

Basant Panchmi / Birthday of Satguru Ram Singh Ji

22nd JanuaryMonday
4

Nirwan Diwas of Bhagwan Adinath ji

27th JanuarySaturday
5

Hola Mohalla

02nd MarchFriday
6

International Women Day

08th MarchThursday
7

Shahidi Divas S. Bhagat Singh Ji

23th MarchFriday
8

Birthday of Sri Guru Nabha Dass Ji

08th AprilSunday
9

Lord Parshuram Jayanti

18th AprilWednesday
10

Buddh Purnima

30th AprilMonday
11

May Day

01st MayTuesday
12

Nirjala Ekadashi

23rd JuneSaturday
13

Kabir Jayanti

28th JuneThursday
14

Death Anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh Ji

29th JuneFriday
15

Martydom Day of Shahid Udham Singh

31th JulyTuesday
16

Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)

22nd AugustWednesday
17

Birthday of Baba Jiwan Singh Ji

05th SeptemberWednesday
18

Saragarhi Day

12th SeptemberWednesday
19

Birthday of Baba Sri Chand Ji

18th SeptemberTuesday
20

Muharram

21st SeptemberFriday
21

Anant Chaturdashi

23rd SeptemberSunday
22

Birthday of S. Bhagat Singh Ji

28th SeptemberFriday
23

Agarsain Jayanti

10th OctoberWednesday
24

Birthday of Baba Banda Singh Ji Bahadur

16th OctoberTuesday
25

Birthday Of  Sri.Guru Ram Dass Ji

26th OctoberFriday
26

Birthday of Sant Nam Dev Ji

26th OctoberFriday
27

Karva Chauth

27th OctoberSaturday
28

New Punjab Day

01st NovemberThursday
29

Vishwakarma Day

08th NovemberThursday
30

GoverdhanPooja

08th NovemberThursday
31

Parkash Utsav Sri. Guru Granth Sahib Ji

09th NovemberFriday
32

Martyrdom Day of S. Kartar Singh Sarabha Ji

16th NovemberFriday
33

Birthday of Prophet Mohammad Sahib
(Milad-un-Nabi or Id-e-Milad)

21st NovemberWednesday
34

Jor Mela Sri Fatehgarh Sahib

26th, 27th &
28th December
Wednesday, Thursday & Friday

 

Note 3: In addition to the above holidays each employee will be permitted to avail himself/herself  any four (4) second half day holidays to be chosen by him/her to join the Nagar Kirtan/Sobha Yatra in connection with the list of occassions given below during the Calendar Year, 2018 and the concerned Controlling Authority shall ensure to maintain the record of such holidays -

  1. Birthday of Sri Guru Ravi Dass Ji
  2. Maha Shivaratri
  3. Ram Navmi
  4. Mahavir Jayanti
  5. Vaisakhi
  6. Martyrdom day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji
  7. Janmashtami
  8. Idu'l Fitr
  9. Birthday of Sri Guru Ram Dass Ji
  10. Idu'l Zuha (Bakrid)
  11. Birthday of Maharishi Valmiki Ji
  12. Birthday of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji
  13. Martyrdom day of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji
  14. Christmas Day
  15. Birthday of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji

The rules applicable in the Restricted Holidays will also be applicable for these half day holidays.

 

Note 4: The festival of 'Raksha Bandhan' falls on 26th August, 2018 (Sunday).


This document was last modified on: 21-Jan-2018