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Bihar Public Holidays 2016

Bihar Public Holidays Calendar 2016

Bihar Public Holidays Calendar 2016

Check Bihar Public, Restricted and Bank Holidays for the calendar year 2016. Bihar Government declared the public holidays for the year 2016 with Gazette Number 1319, Dated 17th December 2015.

Check holidays dates in 2016 for Guru Govind Singh ji ka Janma Divas, Basant Panchami, Mahashivaratri, Samrat Ashok Ashtami, Mahavveer Jayanti, Veer Kunvar Singh Jayanti, Janaki Jayanti, Kabir Jayanti, Buddha Pournima and Shab-A-Barat.

Public Holidays

Bihar Public Holidays 2016
No Month Day Week Day Holiday
1 January 16 Saturday Guru Govind Singh ji ka Janma Divas
2 February 12 Friday Basant Panchami
3 March 7 Monday Mahashivaratri
4 April 14 Thursday Samrat Ashok Ashtami
5 April 20 Wednesday Mahavveer Jayanti
6 April 23 Saturday Veer Kunvar Singh Jayanti
7 May 15 Sunday Janaki Jayanti
8 May 21 Saturday Kabir Jayanti
9 May 23 Monday Buddha Pournima
10 June 20 Monday Shab -A-Barat
11 October 8 Saturday Durga Puja (Saptami)
12 October 9 Sunday Durga Puja (MahaAshtami)
13 November 1 Tuesday Chitrgupt Puja (Bhai Duj)
14 November 24 Thursday Chehallum
15 December 13 Tuesday Hajarat Mohammad Sahab Ka Janma Divas

Restricted Holidays

State Government employees may utilize any three extra holidays from the restricted holidays list given below.

Bihar Restricted Holidays 2016
No Month Day Week Day Holiday
1 January 1 Friday New Year’s Day
2 January 15 Friday Makar Sankranti
3 January 24 Sunday Karpuri Thakur Jayanti
4 February 22 Monday Sant Ravidas Jayanti
5 March 22 Tuesday Holi
6 June 18 Saturday Anugrah Narayan Sinha Jayanti
7 July 1 Friday Ramzan ka Antim Jumma
8 July 7 Thursday Eid-Ul-Fitr (Eid)
9 August 15 Monday Antim Shravani Somvar
10 August 18 Thursday Raksha Bandhan
11 September 13 Tuesday Eid-Ul-Zuha (Bakri Eid)
12 September 15 Thursday Anant Chaturdashi
13 September 17 Saturday Vishwakarma Puja
14 October 1 Saturday Durga Puja (Kalash Sthapana)
15 October 11 Tuesday Jay Prakash Narayan Jayanti
16 October 12 Wednesday Durga Puja
17 October 13 Thursday Moharrum
18 October 21 Friday Shri Krishna Jayanti
19 November 5 Saturday Chatha Puja (Kharana)
20 November 14 Monday Guru Nanak Jayanti
21 December 3 Saturday Dr. Rajendra Prasad Jayanti
22 December 24 Saturday Christmas Eve

Bank Holidays

Bihar government declares the following days as bank holidays for the year 2016, under the section 25 of the NI Act 1881 (Act No. XXVI of 1881).

Bihar Bank Holidays 2016
No Month Day Week Day Holiday
1 January 26 Tuesday Republic Day
2 March 22 Tuesday Bihar Divas
3 March 23 Wednesday Holi
4 March 24 Thursday Holi
5 March 25 Friday Good Friday
6 April 1 Friday Annual Closing of Bank Accounts
7 April 14 Thursday Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti
8 April 15 Friday Ram Navami
9 May 1 Sunday May Day (Labour Day)
10 July 6 Wednesday Eid-Ul-Fitr (Eid)
11 August 15 Monday Independence Day
12 August 25 Thursday Shri Krishna Janmashtami
13 September 12 Monday Eid Ul-Zuha (Bakri Eid)
14 October 2 Sunday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
15 October 10 Monday Durga Puja (Maha Navami)
16 October 11 Tuesday Durga Puja (Vijaya Dashami)
17 October 12 Wednesday Moharrum
18 October 30 Sunday Dipawali
19 November 6 Sunday Chatha Puja
20 November 7 Monday Chatha Puja
21 December 25 Sunday Christmas

Calendar

Bihar Public Holidays Calendar 2016

Bihar Public Holidays Calendar 2016

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