Mizoram Government - List of Holidays 2017

Sl. No Holiday Date  Month Day of the Week
1. New Year Festival 02-01-2017 January Monday
2. Missionary Day 11-01-2017 January Wednesday
3. Republic Day 26-01-2017 January Thursday
4. State Day 20-02-2017 February Monday
5. Chapchar Kut 03-03-2017 March Friday
6. Holi 13-03-2017 March Monday
7. Good Friday 14-04-2017 April Friday
8. Buddha Purnima 10-05-2017 May Wednesday
9. YMA Day 15-06-2017 June Thursday
10. Idul Fitr 26-06-2017 June Monday
11. Remmna Ni 30-06-2017 June Friday
12. MHIP Day 06-07-2017 July Thursday
13. Independence Day 15-08-2017 August Tuesday
14. Mahatma gandhi's Birthday 02-10-2017 October Monday
15. Diwali (Deepavali) 19-10-2017 October Thursday
16. Christmas Day 25-12-2017 December Monday
17. Christmas Festival 26-12-2017 December Tuesday

 2. The following Festivals/occasion as specified below occur on Saturday/Sunday during the year 2017 and hence they are not separately declared as holidays.

Sl No Holiday Date Month Day of the Week
1. New Year day 01-01-2017 January Sunday
2. Mahavir Jayaanti 09-04-2017 April Sunday
3. Id-ul-Zuha(Bakrid) 02-09-2017 September Saturday
4. Dussera 30-09-2017 September Saturday
5. Muharram 01-10-2017 October Sunday
6. Guru Nanak's Birthday 04-11-2017 November Saturday
7. Prophet Muhammad's Birthday (Id-E Milad) 02-12-2017 Dexcember Saturday

3.  The Governor of Mizoram is further pleased to allow each employee to avail any 2(two) holidays to be chosen by him/her out of the list mentioned below. Permission to avail these holidays should be applied for in writing in advance and will normally be granted by the Superior Officer Competent to grant Casual Leave except when the presence of the individual employee  is considered necessary in exigencies of Government work.

Sl. No Holiday Date Mizo Month Day of the Week
1. Pongal 14-01-2017 January Saturday
2. Guru Ravidasís Birthday 10-02-2017 February Friday
3. Vaisakhi/Vishu 13-04-2017 April Thursday
4. Easter Monday 17-04-2017 April Monday
5. Jamat-Ul-Vida 23-06-2017 June Friday
6. Parsi New Yearís Day /Nauraj 17-08-2017 August Thursday
7.  Onam 04-09-2017 September Monday
8. Dussehra(Maha Saptami) Additional 27-09-2017 September Wednesday
9. Dussehra(Maha  Navmi) 29-09-2017 September Friday
10. Deepavali (South India)
(South India)
18-10-2017 October Wednesday
11. Govardhan Puja 20-10-2017 October Friday
12. Bhai Duj 21-10-2017 November Saturday
13. Guru Teg Bahadurís
Martyrdom Day
24-11-2017 November Friday
14. Christmas Festival 27-12-2017 December Wednesday

4.  respect of Medical establishments like Government Hospitals OPD, Dispensaries, Sub-Centre etc. the working days and working hours shall be regulated by appropriate notification issued by Health & Family Welfare Department.

5.   In respect of Police, Home Guards, Fire Service etc. they shall be governed by their respective manual or appropriate notification issued by Home Department.




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