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Annual Holiday List

Public Holldays under N.I.Act.1881 for the year 2023

We reproduce the text of Notification No.4331-F(P2),dated 21 October, 2022.isued by Governmentof West Bengal Finance (Audit) Department, in respect of Public Holidays declared under the Negotiable Instruments Act,1881 during the year 2023. Relevant portion of the text is reproduced for information and necessary action.

Birthday of Swami Vivekananda 12th January Wednesday
Birthday of Netaji 23rd January Monday
Republic Day/Saraswati Puja 26th January Thursday
ShreePanchami(Saraswati Puja 26th February Saturday
Doliatra 7 th March Tuesday
Mahabir Jayanti 4th April Tuesday
Good Friday 7th April Friday
Birthday ofDr. B.R.Ambedkar 14th April Friday
Bengali New Year's Day 15th April Saturday
EId-Ul-Fitar 3 rd May Tuesday
May Day 1 st May Monday
Buddha Purnima 5 th May Friday
Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore 9th May Tuesday
ld-Ud-Zoha 29th June Tuesday
Buddha Purnima 5 th May Friday
Muharram 29 th July Saturday
Independence Day 15th August Tuesday
Birthday of Gandhiji 2nd October Monday
Saptami(Durgapuja) 21st October Saturday
Nabami (Durgapuja) 23 rd October Monday
Vijaya Dasami(Durgapuja) 24 th October Tuesday
Bhatridwitiya 24th October Monday
Birthday of Guru Nanak 15th November Wednesday
Birth Day of Guru Nanak 27 th November Monday
Christmas Day 25 th December Monday
  1. Sundays, 2nd and 4th Saturdays are holidays under the Negotiable Instrument Act.
  2. In the year 2022,the following festivals/occasions fall on Sundays, 2nd and 4th Saturdays which are Public Holidays under the Negotiable Instrument Act. As such the same has not been included in the list.
    1. New Year's Day : 1st January , Sunday
    2. Birthday of Shri Shri harichand Thakur : 19th March , Sunday
    3. EID-UL-Fitar : 22nd April , 4th Saturday
    4. Mahalaya : 14th October , 2nd Saturday
    5. Laxmi puja : 28th October, 4th Saturday
    6. Durgopuja : Ashtami 22nd October , Sunday
    7. Kali Puja : 12th November , Sunday
    8. Chhat Puja : 19th November , Sunday
  3. If there is any changes in the date of observance of ld-U-Fitar, ld-Ud-Zoha, Muharam etc. byany separateorder, the same should be adhered to instead of therespective dates mentioned herein above without waiting for a formal order from the Head Office. This is for information and displaying on the Notice Board.
    This is for information and displaying on the Notice Board.

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