List of Public and bank holidays in Delhi 2016

India is a diverse country with a number of religions, languages and cultures. Except the three national holidays festival, religious and cultural holidays differ from state to state. No two states have the same list of holidays. The following is the list of public and bank holidays in 2016 declared by the Delhi government under the negotiable instruments act. This will help you to  plan your holidays and government engagements  in the year 2016 in New Delhi.

Being the national capital Delhi is famous for the independence day and republic day functions

Sr. No.Month in 2016Date in 2016DayHoliday Decscription
1January26TuesdayRepublic Day
3March25FridayGood Friday
4April1FridayAnnual closing of Banks*
5April20WednesdayMahavir Jayanti
6May21SaturdayBuddha Purnima
7July6WednesdayId-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan eid)
8August15MondayIndependence day
9September12MondayBakar eid Id - ul - zauha
10October2SundayMahatma Gandhi Jayanti
13October30SundayDiwali: Laxmi Puja
14November14MondayGuru Nanak Jayanti

* this yearly account closing day of commercial and cooperative banks are applicable for banks and banking customers only

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