List of Govt. Holidays in Punjab- 2019

 

It is hereby notified that the holidays enumerated in the schedule below shall be observed  as Public Holidays in the public offices under the Punjab Government during the Calendar Year 2019 – 

SCHEDULE

Name of the Holiday(s)

Date on which they fall

Day of the week

All Saturdays

   

All Sundays

   

 

Other Holidays

Name of the Holiday(s)

Date on which they fall

Day of the week

Birthday of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji

13th January

Sunday

Republic Day

26th January

Saturday

Birthday of Sri Guru Ravidas Ji

19th February

Tuesday

Maha Shivaratri

04th March

Monday

Holi

21st March

Thursday

Ram Navami

13th April

Saturday

Birthday of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar / Vaisakhi

14th April

Sunday

Mahavir Jayanti

17th April

Wednesday

Good Friday

19th April

Friday

Idu’l Fitr

05th June

Wednesday

Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji

07th June

Friday

Kabir Jayanti

17th June

Monday

Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)

12th August

Monday

Independence Day

15th August

Thursday

Janam Ashtami

24th August

Saturday

Pehla Parkash Sahib Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji

31st August

Saturday

Maharaj Agarsain Jayanti

29th  September

Sunday

Birthday of Mahatma Gandhi Ji

02nd October

Wednesday

Dussehra

08th October

Tuesday

Birthday of Maharishi Valmiki Ji

13th October

Sunday

Diwali

27th October

Sunday

Vishwakarma Day

28th October

Monday

Birthday of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji

12th November

Tuesday

Martyrdom Day of Sri. Guru Teg Bahadur Ji

01st December

Sunday

Christmas day

25th December

Wednesday

Note 1:  Besides the above holidays, each employee will also be permitted to avail himself/herself any two (2) holidays to be chosen by him/her out of the Restricted Holidays below during the Calendar Year 2019 –

Name of the Holiday(s)

Date on which they fall

Day of the week

New Year Day

01st January

Tuesday

Lohri

13th January

Sunday

Nirwan Diwas of Bhagwan Adinath ji

03rd February

Sunday

Basant Panchmi / Birthday of Satguru Ram Singh Ji

10th  February

Sunday

International Women Day

08th March

Friday

Hola Mohalla

21st March

Thursday

Shahidi Divas S. Bhagat Singh Ji

23th March

Saturday

Birthday of Sri Guru Nabha Dass Ji

08th April

Monday

May Day

01st May

Wednesday

Lord Parshuram Jayanti

07th May

Tuesday

Buddh Purnima

18th May

Saturday

Nirjala Ekadashi

13th June

Thursday

Death Anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh Ji

29th June

Saturday

Martydom Day of Shahid Udham Singh

31th July

Wednesday

Birthday of Baba Jiwan Singh Ji

05th September

Thursday

Birthday of Baba Sri Chand Ji

07th September

Saturday

Muharram

10th September

Tuesday

Saragarhi Day

12th September

Thursday

Anant Chaturdashi

12th September

Thursday

Birthday of S. Bhagat Singh Ji

28th September

Saturday

Birthday Of  Sri.Guru Ram Dass Ji

15th October

Tuesday

Birthday of Baba Banda Singh Ji Bahadur

16th October

Wednesday

Karva Chauth

17th October

Thursday

Birthday of Sant Nam Dev Ji

26th October

Saturday

GoverdhanPooja

28th October

Monday

Guru Gaddi Diwas Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji

29th October

Tuesday

New Punjab Day

01st November

Friday

Chath Pooja

02nd November

Saturday

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

10th November

Sunday

Martyrdom Day of S. Kartar Singh Sarabha Ji

16th November

Saturday

Jor Mela Sri Fatehgarh Sahib

26th, 27th &
28th December

Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Note 2: The festival of ‘Rakasha Bandhan’ falls on the day of Gazetted Holiday i.e. 15th August, 2019 (Thursday).

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, 2019 and the concerned Controlling Authority shall ensure to maintain the record of such holidays –

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

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

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