List of Public and bank holidays in Telangana 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 Telangana government under the negotiable instruments act. This will help you to  plan your holidays and government engagements  in the year 2016 in Telangana. Telangana is one of the newly created states in India

S. NoMonth in 2016DateDayPublic / Bank Holiday name
1January15FridayPongal / Sankranti
2January26TuesdayRepublic Day
3March7MondayMahashivratri
4March23WednesdayHoli
5April1FridayAnnual closing of Banks*
6April5TuesdayBabu Jagjivan Ram's Birthday
7April8FridayUgadi
8April14ThursdayDr. BR Ambedkar Birthday
9April15FridayShri Ram Navmi
10July6WednesdayRamazan (Id-ul-Fitr)
11August15MondayIndependence Day
12August25ThursdayShri Krishna Ashtami
13September5MondayGanesh / Vinayakar Chaturthi
14October11TuesdayVijaya Dashami / Dasehra
15October12WednesdayMuharram
16November14MondayKarthika Purnima / Guru Nanak Jayanti
17December12MondayEid Milad-Un-Nabi
Festivals on Sunday
1May1SundayMay Day
2October2SundayMahatma Gandhi Jayanti
3October9SundayDurga Ashtami
4October30SundayDeepawali
5December25SundayChristmas

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

Leave a Reply

You can use these HTML tags

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>