List of Public and bank holidays in Madhya Pradesh 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 Madhya Pradesh  government under the negotiable instruments act. This will help you to  plan your holidays and government engagements  in the year 2016 in Bhopal and Madhya Pradesh.  Madhya Pradesh is the heart of India and famous for spiritual, historical and nature tourism.

S. NoMonth in 2016DateDayPublic / Bank Holiday name
1January26TuesdayRepublic Day
4April1FridayAnnual closing of Banks*
5April15FridayRam Navmi
6April19TuesdayMahavir Jayanti
7May21SaturdayBudh Purnima
8July6WednesdayRamazan (Id-ul-Fitr)
9August15MondayIndependence Day
10August18ThursdayRaksha Bandhan
11August25ThursdayJanam Ashtami
12September12MondayBakr eid (Id-ul-Zuha)
13October11TuesdayVijaya Dashahmi / Dussehra
15November14MondayGuru Nanak Jayanti
16December13TuesdayMilad ul Nabi
Festivals on Sunday
1October2SundayMahatma Gandhi Jayanti

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

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