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Bank Holidays in Assam in 2015

India National and Regional Public holidays of Assam in 2015

DayDateHolidayComments
Wednesday January 14 Pongal Also known as Makar Sankranti, Lohri, Bihu, Hadaga, Poki
Thursday January 15 Pongal Assam, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana
Friday January 23 Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti Assam, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal. Birthday of a prominent leader in the Indian freedom movement
Monday January 26 Republic Day Commemorates the establishment of the Constitution of India
Saturday January 31 Me-dam-me-phi Assam. Ancestor festival
Thursday March 05 Doljatra Holi Dahan. Assam, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal only.
Friday April 03 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Tuesday April 14 Bohag Bihu Assamese New Year
Wednesday April 15 Bohag Bihu Holiday Assam only
Thursday April 16 Bohag Bihu Holiday Assam only
Friday May 01 May Day Assam, Bihar, Goa, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal only
Monday May 04 Buddha Purnima Birth of Buddha
Saturday July 18 Idul Fitr All states except Goa, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh
Saturday August 15 Independence Day
Wednesday August 19 Public Holiday Assam only. Allow voting in council polls
Saturday September 05 Janmashtami Celebrates the birth of Lord Shri Krishna
Tuesday September 15 Tithi of Shrimanta Shankar Dev Assam only
Friday September 25 Idul Juha Bakrid. Assam, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Maharashtra
Friday October 02 Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Gandhi Jayanti.
Sunday October 18 Kati Bihu Assam only
Tuesday October 20 Saptami of Durgapuja Assam, Odisha, Sikkim, Tripura, West Bengal
Wednesday October 21 Ayudha Puja Assam, Karnataka, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal
Thursday October 22 Dussehra Vijaya Dashami.
Friday October 23 Vijaya Dashami Assam, Kerala, Odisha, Sikkim. Dussehra
Tuesday November 10 Deewali Deepawali.
Wednesday November 25 Guru Nanak Birthday The Birthday of Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of Sikhism, falls on full moon day of the month Kartik
Friday December 25 Christmas Day Observed in all states

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Notes

  • Only the secular holidays of Republic Day, Independence Day and Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday are observed nationally.
  • Public holidays in India tend to be observed on a strictly regional basis. The above dates are Government of India holidays, when government offices will be closed nationwide. In addition, there are numerous festivals and fairs which are also observed in some states as holidays, the dates of which change from year to year.
  • Muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon and the dates given above are the latest known dates.
  • Although not government official holidays, Christmas Day and New Year's Day are observed nationally.

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