Public Holidays in West Bengal in 2016

West Bengal 2016
West Bengal
2016

West Bengal List of Holidays in West Bengal in 2016

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Tuesday Tue Birthday of Swami Vivekananda Regional Holiday West Bengal only.
Saturday Sat Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti Regional Holiday Assam, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal
Tuesday Tue Republic Day Public Holiday
Saturday Sat Saraswati Puja Regional Holiday West Bengal
Wednesday Wed Doljatra Regional Holiday Day before Holi
Friday Fri Good Friday Regional Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Friday Fri Bank Holiday Not A Public Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Thursday Thu Bengali New Year Regional Holiday Tripura, West Bengal only
Thursday Thu Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Regional Holiday
Sunday Sun Labour Day Regional Holiday Many states
Sunday Sun Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore Regional Holiday Tripura, West Bengal
Wednesday Wed Idul Fitr Regional Holiday Many states
Thursday Thu Idul Fitr Regional Holiday Goa, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, West Bengal
Monday Mon Independence Day Public Holiday
Monday Mon Id-Ud-Zoha Regional Holiday Bakrid. Except Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Sikkim.
Friday Fri Mahalaya Regional Holiday Karnataka, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
Sunday Sun Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Public Holiday Gandhi Jayanti
Sunday Sun Islamic New Year Public Holiday Observed mainly by the Shia Muslim community
Saturday Sat Durga Puja Regional Holiday Assam, Odisha, West Bengal
Sunday Sun Astami Regional Holiday Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Odisha, Telangana, West Bengal
Monday Mon Durga Puja Regional Holiday Assam, Tripura,West Bengal
Tuesday Tue Vijaya Dashami Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Wednesday Wed Ashura Regional Holiday Day of Ashurah
Saturday Sat Lakshmi Puja Regional Holiday Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
Saturday Sat Kali Puja Regional Holiday Falls on same date as Diwali
Monday Mon Guru Nanak's Birthday Regional Holiday Full moon day of the month Kartik
Sunday Sun Christmas Day Regional Holiday Observed in all states