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Holidays

List of holidays in 2022

Sl. No.

Gazetted Holiday

Date

Day of the week

1

Tamil Thai Pongal Day

January

14

Friday

2

Republic Day

January

26

Wednesday

3

Sri Lankan National Day

February

04

Friday

4

Maha Shivratri

March

01

Tuesday

5

Holi

March

18

Friday

6

Sinhala and Tamil New Year, Mahavir Jayanti

 

April

 

14

 

Thursday

7

Good Friday

April

15

Friday

8

Buddha Purnima

May

16

Monday

9

Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)

July

10

Sunday

10

Independence Day

August

15

Monday

11

Janmashtami

August

19

Friday

12

Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday

October

02

Sunday

13

Dussehra

October

05

Wednesday

14

Milad-un-Nabi or Id-e-Milad (Birthday of

Prophet Mohammad)

 

October

 

09

 

Sunday

15

Diwali (Deepavali)

October

24

Monday

16

Guru Nanak’s Birthday

November

08

Tuesday

17

Christmas Day

December

25

Sunday

List of holidays in 2021

Sl. No.

Gazetted Holiday

Date

Day of the week

1

Tamil Thai Pongal Day

January 14

Thursday

2

Republic Day

January 26

Tuesday

3

Sri Lankan National Day

February 04

Thursday

4

Holi

March 29

Monday

5

Good Friday

April 02

Friday

6

Sinhala and Tamil New Year; Birthday of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar

April 14

Wednesday

7

Ram Navami

April 21

Wednesday

8

Mahavir Jayanti

April 25

Sunday

9

Id-ul-Fitr

May 14

Friday

10

Buddha Purnima (Vesak Full Moon Poya Day)

May 26

Wednesday

11

Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)

July 21

Wednesday

12

Independence Day

August 15

Sunday

13

Janmashtami

August 30

Monday

14

Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday

October 02

Saturday

15

Dussehra

October 15

Friday

16

Diwali (Deepavali)

November 04

Thursday

17

Guru Nanak’s Birthday

November 19

Friday