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Himachal Pradesh Government Holiday List - 2015

Himachal Pradesh Government Holiday List - 2015


GOVERNMENT OF HIMACHAL PRADESH
GENERAL ADMINISTRATION DEPARTMENT
SECTION-A

No. GAD-A(F)9-5/2014         

Dated ShimIa-2 the
            November, 2014. "

The Governor, Himachal Pradesh is pleased to order that the holidays as listed in Annexure-I, will be observed as gazetted holidays during the calendar year-2015, in the State of Himachal Pradesh.

2. In addition to the holidays mentioned in Annexure-1, all Government employees will be authorized to avail Two Restricted Holidays out of those mentioned in Annexure-III.

3. Holidays listed in Annexure-II are declared Gazetted holidays for women employees working in all Government Offices/ Boards/ Corporations/ Educational Institutions in H.P. These will also be holidays for Women employees within the meaning of Section 25 of Negotiable Instrument Act 1881 and also to daily wage Women employees.


 4.   (i) The Deputy Commissioners in the State are authorized to declare two local holidays within their jurisdiction during Year 2015 in connection with celebration of important fairs and festivals in the respective District/ Area.

(ii) However, for the offices situated within the Municipal limits of Shimla, two local holidays will be declared by the State Government after receiving proposals in this regard from the Deputy Commissioner Shimla and for the rest of District Shimla, two local holidays will be declared/ decided by the Deputy Commissioner Shimla as per past practice. For the Offices of H.P. Govt, situated at Delhi, two local holidays will be declared by the State Govt, after receiving proposals in this regard from Pr. Resident Commissioner, H.P., New Delhi.

 5. The holidays listed in Annexure-IV are also declared as gazetted holidays within the meaning of Section 25 of Negotiable Instrument Act, 1881.

            By order,

P.Mitra
Chief Secretary,
Government of Himachal Pradesh.




Annexure – I
Gazetted Holidays for the Year – 2015

Sr.No.
Holiday
Date
Saka
Day of week
1.
Statehood Day
25th January, 15
SAKA ERA 1936
Magha 05
Sunday
2.
Republic Day
26th January, 15
Magha 06
Monday
3.
Guru Ravidas’s Birthday
3rd February, 15
Magha 14
Tuesday
4.
Maha Shivratri
17th February, 15
Magha 28
Tuesday
5.
Holi
6th March, 15
Phalguna 15
Friday
6.
Ram Navami
28th March, 15
SAKA ERA 1937
Chaitra 07
Saturday
7.
Good Friday
3 rd April, 15
Chaitra 13
Friday
8.
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar’s Birthday
14th April, 15
Chaitra 24
Tuesday
9.
Himachal Day
15th April, 15
Chaitra 25
Wednesday
10.
Parshu Ram Jayanti
20th April, 15
Chaitra 30
Monday
11.
Budha Pumima
4th May, 15
Vaisakha 14
Monday
12.
Maharana Pratap Jayanti
20th May, 15
Vaisakha 30
Wednesday
13.
Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti (Prakat Diwas)
2nd June, 15
Jyaishtha 12
Tuesday
14.
Idu’l Fitr
18th July, 15
Ashada 27
Saturday
15.
Independence Day
15th August, 15
Sravana 24
Saturday
16.
Janmashtami
5th September, 15
Bhadra 14
Saturday
17.
Idu’l Zuha (Bakrid)
25th September, 15
Asvina 03
Friday
18.
Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday

2nd October, 15
Asvina 10
Friday
19.
Dussehra
22nd October, 15
Asvina 30
Thursday
20.
Muharram
24th October, 15
Kartika 02
Saturday
21.
Maharishi Valmiki ’ s Birthday
27th October, 15
Kartika 05
Tuesday
22.
Diwali .
11th November, 15
Kartika 20
Wednesday
23.
Guru Nanak’s Birthday
25 th November, 15
Agrahayana -04
Wednesday
24.
Christmas Day
25th December, 15
Pausha 04
Friday

Annexure - II

Gazetted Holidays for the Year-2015 for Women Employees working in all Government Office/Boards/Corporations/Educational Institutions in H.P. These will also be holidays for Women employees under Section 25 of Negotiable Instrument Act, 1881 and also to daily wage Women employees.

Sr.
No.
Holiday
Date
Saka
Day
1.
Raksha Bandhan
29th August, 15
SAKA ERA
Saturday
1937
Bhadra 07
2.
Karva Chauth
30th October, 15
Kartika 08
Friday
3.
Bhai Duj
13th November, 15
Kartika 22
Friday

Annexure – III
Restricted Holidays for the Year – 2015

Sr.No
Holiday
Date
Saka
Day of Week
1
New Year’s Day
1st January 15
SAKA ERA 1936
Pausha 11
Thursday
2
Makar Sankranti/Lohri
14th January, 15
Pausha 24
Wednesday
3
Basant Panchami
24th January, 15
Magha 04
Saturday
4
Swami Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti
14th February, 15
Magha 25
Saturday
5
Mahavir Jayanti
2nd April, 15
SAKA ERA 1937
Chaitra 12
Thursday
6
Easter Sunday
5th April, 15
Chaitra 15
Sunday
7
Baisakhi
14th  April, 15
Chaitra 24
Tuesday
8
Maha Ashtami
21st October, 15
Asvina 29
Wednesday
9
Govardhan Puja
12th November, 15
Kartika 21
Thursday
10
Guru Teg Bahadur’s Martyrdom Day
24th November, 15
Agrahayana 03
Tuesday
11
Christmas Eve
24th December, 15
Pausha 03
Thursday


Annexure – IV

Gazetted Holiday for the Year – 2015 under Negotable Instrument Act, 1881


Sr.
No.
Holiday
Date
Saka
Day of week
1.
Republic Day
26th January, 15
SAKA ERA 1936
Magha 06
Monday
2.
Guru Ravidas’s Birthday
3 rd February, 15
Magha 14
Tuesday
3.
Holi
6th March, 15
Phalguna 15
Friday
4.
Ram Navami
28th March, 15
SAKA ERA 1937
Chaitra 07
Saturday
5.
Annual Accounts closing
1st April, 15
Chaitra 11
Wednesday
6.
Himachal Day
15th April, 15
Chaitra 25
Wednesday
7.
Budha Pumima
4th May, 15
Vaisakha 14
Monday
8.
Idu’l Fitr
18th July, 15
Ashada 27
Saturday
9.
Independence Day
15tirAugust, 15
Sravana 24
Saturday
10.
Janmashtami
5tR September, 15
Bhadra 14
Saturday
11.
Idu’l Zuha (Bakrid)
25th September, 15 _
Asvina 03
Friday
12.
Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday
2nd October, 15
Asvina 10
Friday
13.
Muharram
24th October, 15
Kartika 02
Saturday
14.
Maharishi Valmiki’s Birthday
27th October, 15
Kartika 05
Tuesday
15.
Diwali
11th November, 15
Kartika 20
Wednesday
16.
Christmas Day
25th December, 15
Pausha 04
Friday



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