Gujarat Public Holiday List 2015
PUBLIC HOLIDAYS, 2015 FOR BANKS
No. GS/2014-35-PHD/102014/1339/GH:- pursuance of the explanation to section 25 of the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, (XXVI of 1881) read with the Notification of the Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs No. 39/1/68-Judi.III dated the 8th May, 1968, the Government of Gujarat, in consultation with Reserve Bank of India, Ahmedabad is pleased to declare the following days to be Public Holidays for banks during the year 2015.
|No||Name of General Holidays||Date/Saka Era||Days of Week|
|1||Makar Sankranti||14th January, 2015/24, Paush, 1936||Wednesday|
|2||Republic Day||26th January, 2015/6, Magh,1936||Monday|
|3||Holi 2nd Day – Dhuleti||6th March, 2015/15, Phalgun, 1936||Friday|
|4||Dr. Baba sahib Ambedkar’s Birthday||14th April, 2015/24, Chaitra. 1937||Tuesday|
|5||Ramjan – ID (ID-UI-Fitra) (ist Shawall) (Muslim Shiya & sunni||18th July, 2014/27,Ashadh, 1937||Saturday|
|6||Independence Day||15th August, 2015/24,Shravan, 1937||Saturday|
|7||Raksha Bandhan||29th August, 2015, 2015/7, Bhadrapad, 1937||Tursday|
|8||Samvatsari (Chaturthi Paksha)||17th Septemper, 2015/26, Bhadrapad, 1937||Thursday|
|9||Bakri-ID (Id-UI-Aza)||25th September,2015/3, Ashwin, 1937||Friday|
|10||Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday||2nd October,2015/10, Ashwin,1937||Friday|
|11||Dusshera (Vijaya Dashmi)||22nd October,2015/30, Ashwin,1937||Thursday|
|13||Vikram Samvat New Year Day||12thNovember,2015/20,Kartik,1937||Thursday|
|14||Id-e-Milad-Un-Nabi (Probhet Mohammmd’s Birthday)||24th December,2015/3,Paush,1937||Thursday|
Note: (1) The following day has not been notified as General Holiday as it falls on Sunday
|1||Id-e-Milad-Un-Nabi (Prophet Mohammand’s Birthday||4th January,2015/14,Paush,1936||Sunday|
Note: (2) The Government of Gujarat is also pleased to declare Wednesday, the 1st April, 2015/11, Chaitra, 1937 to be public Holiday for Banks, pay & Accounts Office, Treasury / Sub – Treasury Offices only in the State of Gujarat to enable them to close yearly accounts.
By Order and in the name of the Governor of Gujarat.
Principal Secretary to Government
General Administration Department
Government of Gujarat