Public Holidays in Sikkim in 2017

Sikkim 2017
Sikkim
2017

Sikkim List of Holidays in Sikkim in 2017

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Sunday Sun New Year's Day Regional Holiday Arunachal pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Miizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu only
Saturday Sat Maghe Sankranti Regional Holiday Also known as Lohri, Bihu, Hadaga, Poki
Thursday Thu Republic Day Public Holiday
Saturday Sat Sonam Lochhar Regional Holiday Tamang New Year
Monday Mon Doljatra Regional Holiday
Saturday Sat Bank Holiday Not A Public Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Tuesday Tue Ram Navami Regional Holiday
Friday Fri Good Friday Regional Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Tuesday Tue Sikkim State Day Regional Holiday Sikkim only
Monday Mon Idul Fitr Regional Holiday All states except Goa, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh
Wednesday Wed Public Holiday Regional Holiday For funeral of former CM Bhandari
Monday Mon Janmashtami Regional Holiday
Tuesday Tue Independence Day Public Holiday
Thursday Thu Durga Puja Regional Holiday Mahastami. Odisha, Sikkim, West Bengal
Saturday Sat Dussehra Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Monday Mon Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Public Holiday Gandhi Jayanti
Thursday Thu Diwali Regional Holiday Deepawali. Except West Bengal
Friday Fri Public Holiday Regional Holiday Sikkim only
Monday Mon Christmas Day Public Holiday Observed in all states

Notes

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