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Assam Government Holiday List 2017

GOVERNMENT OF ASSAM

GENERAL ADMINISTRATION (A) DEPARTMENT

 

LIST OF HOLIDAYS 2017 IN ASSAM

Dated Dispur, the 26th December, 2016

 

NO. GAG (A) 81/2016/151:               The Governor of Assam is pleased to declare that the Offices under the Government of Assam and all Revenue and Magisterial Courts in Assam will remain closed on the following days during the year 2017.

 

Gregorian Calendar

National Calendar
(Sakra Era)

Days of the week

Name of festival etc.

14th  & 15th January, 2017

24th & 25th Pausa (1938 S.E.)

Saturday & Sunday

Magh Bihu & Tusu Puja

23rd January

3rd Magha

Monday

Netaji’s Birthday

26th January

6th Magha

Thursday

Republic Day

31st January

11th Magha

Tuesday

Me-Dum-Me-Phi

10th February

21st  Magha

Friday

Bir Chilarai Divas

12th March

21st Phalgun

Sunday

Dol Jatra

14th ,15th & 16th April

24th ,25th & 26th Chaitra(1939 S.E)

Friday, Saturday & Sunday

Good Friday & Bohag Bihu

27th April

7th Vaisakha

Thursday

Tithi of Damodar Dev

1st May

11th Vaisakha

Monday

May Day

10th May

20th Vaisakha

Wednesday

Buddha Purnima

10th June

20th Jyestha

Saturday

Janmotsav of Sri Sri Madhav Dev

26th June

5th Ashadha

Monday

Id- Ul- Fitre

15th August

24th Shravana

Tuesday

Independence Day

23rd August

1st Bhadra

Wednesday

Tithi of Srimatna Sankardev

2nd September

11th Bhadra

Saturday

Id-Uz-Zuha

10th September

19th Bhadra

Sunday

Tithi of Sri Sri Madhab Dev

13th September

22nd Bhadra

Wednesday

Janmastomi

27th,28th,29th & 30th September

5th, 6th,7th & 8th Asvina

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Durgapuja & Vijaya Dashami & Janmostav of Srimatna Sankardev

2nd October

10th Asvina

Monday

Birthday of Mahatma Gandhi

18th October

26th Asvina

Wednesday

Kati Bihu

19th October

27th Asvina

Thursday

Kalipuja & Dewali

26th October

4th Kartika

Thursday

Chat Puja

4th November

13th Kartika

Saturday

Guru nanak’s Birthday

24th November

3rd Agrahyana

Friday

Lachit Divas

2nd December

11th Agrahyana

Saturday

Asom Divas(Su-Ka-Pha Divas)

25th December

3rd Pausa

Monday

Christmas day

 

2. The Governor of Assam is pleased to declare Half holidays (at 1 PM) in the offices under the Government of Assam and all Revenue and Magisterial Courts in Assam on the following days during the year 2017.

 

1st October

9th Asvina

Sunday

Muharram

5th October

13th Asvina

Thursday

Lakshmi Puja

 

3. All Sundays & Holidays falling on the days shown below are also declared as Public Holidays by the Governor of Assam under section 25 of the negotiable Instrument Act, 1881 (XXIV of 1881)read with the Government of India , Ministry of Home Affairs Notification No. 20/25/56 Pub-1, dated 8th June, 1957.

14th January 2017

24th Pausa (1938 S.E)

Saturday

Magh Bihu

26th January

6th Magha

Thursday

Republic day

12th March

21st phalguna

Sunday

Dol Jatra

14th & 15th April

 

Friday & Saturday

Good Friday & Bohag Bihu

1st May

11th Vaisakha

Monday

May day

26th June

5th ashadha

Monday

Id-Ul-Fitre

15th August

24th Shravana

Tuesday

Independence Day

2nd October

10th Asvina

Monday

Birthday of Mahatma Gandhi