Public Holidays in Sikkim in 2016

Sikkim 2016

Sikkim List of Holidays in Sikkim in 2016

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Friday New Year's Day Regional Holiday Arunachal pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Miizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu only
Thursday Maghe Sankranti Regional Holiday
Tuesday Republic Day Public Holiday
Tuesday Sonam Lochhar Regional Holiday Tamang New Year
Wednesday Doljatra Regional Holiday Day before Holi
Friday Good Friday Regional Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Friday Bank Holiday Not A Public Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Thursday Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Regional Holiday
Friday Ram Navami Regional Holiday
Monday Sikkim State Day Regional Holiday Sikkim only
Wednesday Idul Fitr Regional Holiday Many states
Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
Thursday Janmashtami Regional Holiday
Sunday Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Public Holiday
Sunday Islamic New Year Public Holiday Observed mainly by the Shia Muslim community
Tuesday Durga Puja Regional Holiday
Wednesday Durga Puja Regional Holiday Mahastami. Odisha, Sikkim only
Sunday Diwali Regional Holiday Deepawali. Except Assam, Goa, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal
Sunday Christmas Day Regional Holiday Observed in all states


  • Sikkim observes a six day week, with only Sundays as a day of rest.