Holidays List

Birth Day of Swami Vivekananda

12th January, Thursday

Netaji’s Birth Day

23rd January, Monday

Republic Day

26th January, Thursday

Saraswati Puja [Sree Panchami]

26th January, Thursday


7th March, Tuesday

Mahavir Jayanti

4th April, Tuesday

Good Friday

7th April, Friday

Birth Day of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

14th April, Friday

**Bengali New Year’s Day (Nababarsha)

15th April, Saturday


22nd April, Saturday

May Day

1st May, Monday

Buddha Purnima

5th May, Friday

Birth Day of Rabindranath Tagore

9th May, Tuesday

Id-Ud-Zoha (Bakrid)

29th June, Thursday


29th July, Saturday

Independence Day

15th August, Tuesday

Birth Day of Gandhiji

2nd October, Monday


14th October, Saturday

**Durga Puja, Maha Saptami

21st October, Saturday

Durga Puja, Maha Nabami

23rd October, Monday

Durga Puja, Dasami

24th October, Tuesday

**Lakshmi Puja

28th October, Saturday


15th November, Wednesday

Birth Day of Guru Nanak

27th November, Monday

Christmas Day

25th December, Monday

Yearly Closing of Bank Account

1st April (Saturday) (for Banks only) (Note: The Government Offices only where Saturdays are not observed as full holiday including Treasuries, Sub-Treasuries shall remain open).

List-I (Public Holidays in 2023 under the N. I. Act)

List-II (Holidays under the order of State Government in 2023)

Day before Saraswati Puja

25th January, Wednesday

Birth Day of Thakur Panchanan Barma

14th February, Tuesday


18th February, Saturday

Holi (Day after Doljatra)

8th March, Wednesday

Day before Eid-UI-Fitr

21st April, Friday


20th June, Tuesday

Birth Day of Poet Bhanu Bhakt (for Darjeeling & Kalimpong District only).

13th July, Thursday

Rakhi Bandhan

30th August, Wednesday


6th September, Wednesday


28th September, Thursday

Durga Puja, Maha Chaturthi

18th October, Wednesday

Durga Puja, Maha Panchami

19th October, Thursday

Durga Puja, Maha Shashthi

20th October, Friday

Additional Day for Durga Puja

25th October, Wednesday

Additional Day for Durga Puja

26th October, Thursday

Additional Day for Durga Puja

27th October, Friday

Additional Day for Kali Puja

13th November, Monday

Additional Day for Kali Puja

14th November, Tuesday

Birth Day of Birsa Munda

15th November, Wednesday

Day after Bhratridwitiya

16th November, Thursday

Additional Day for Chhat Puja

20th November, Monday

(##) Birth Day of Pandit Raghunath Murmu falls on 5th May, Friday, which is a holiday under N. I. Act and therefore has not been shown separately in List-II.

List-III (Sectional Holidays in 2023)

Easter Saturday

8th April (Saturday) [for Christians only]

Hul Diwas

30th June (Friday) [for Adivasi (Santhal) only.]

Karam Puja

To be notified later on.