Delhi (India) Public Holidays 2014

Check 2014 Public Holidays, Restricted Holidays Declared by Delhi Government in India.
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  • Public Holidays, General Holidays and Optional Holidays for the year 2014 (Saka Era 1935-36) – declared by the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi.
  • In exeraise of the powers conferred by section 25 of the negotiable Intrument Act 1881 read with the Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs Notification No.U-11030/2/73-UTL dated 28.06.1973, the Lt.Governor of the National Capital Territory of Delhi is pleased to declare the holidays specified below, to be the public holidays in the year 2014.
  • Delhi Government Notification No.F.29/2/2012/Gad/CN/dsgadIII/3942-3991 Dated 30.08.2013.


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Delhi (India) Public Holidays 2014
Month Day Week Day Name
January 14 Tuesday Milad-i-Sherif / Id-e-Milad
January 26 Sunday Republic Day
March 17 Monday Holi
April 8 Tuesday Ram Navami
April 13 Sunday Mahaveer Jayanthi
April 18 Friday Good Friday
May 14 Wednesday Budda Poornima
July 29 Tuesday Id-ul-Fitr*
August 15 Friday Independence Day
August 18 Monday Janamashtmi
October 2 Thursday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanthi
October 3 Friday Vijaya Dashami
October 6 Monday Bakri Id ( Idul Zuha )*
October 8 Wednesday Maharishi Valmiki’s Birthday
October 23 Thursday Diwali / Naraka chaturdashi
November 4 Tuesday Moharram
November 6 Thursday Guru Nanak Jayanti
December 25 Thursday Christmas


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The state Government has also announced optional holidays during the year 2014. Every Government employee can avail a maximum of two of these optional holidays as per his/her choice.

Restricted Holidays In Delhi 2014
Month Day Week Day Name
January 1 Wednesday New Year Day
January 7 Tuesday Guru Govind Singh Ji’s birth anniversary
January 14 Tuesday Makar Sankranti / Pongal
January 14 Tuesday Pongal
February 4 Tuesday Basant Panchami
February 14 Friday Sant Ravidas Jayanti
February 19 Wednesday Shivaji Jayanti
February 24 Monday Swami Dayananda Saraswati Jayanti
February 27 Thursday Mahashivratri
March 16 Sunday Holi Festival
March 31 Monday Ugadi / Gudi Padwa /Chandramana Ugadi
April 14 Monday Baisakhi
April 15 Tuesday Vaisakhadi/ Bhag Bihu
April 20 Sunday Ester
May 9 Friday Guru Rabindranaths Birthday
May 13 Tuesday Birthday of Hazarat Ali
June 29 Sunday Rath Yatra
July 25 Friday Jamat-Ul-Vida
August 10 Sunday Raksha Bandhan
August 18 Monday Parsi New Year
August 29 Friday Ganesh Chaturthi
September 7 Sunday Onam
October 1 Wednesday Maha Saptmi
October 2 Thursday Durga Asthami
October 3 Friday Dussehra (Mahanavami)
October 11 Saturday Karva Chouth
October 22 Wednesday Diwali
October 22 Wednesday Naraka chaturdashi
October 24 Friday Govardhan Puja
October 25 Saturday Bhai Duj
October 29 Wednesday Chhat Puja
November 24 Monday Guru Teg Bahadur Martyrdom Day
December 24 Wednesday Christmus eve


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