Holiday List 2019

List of Holidays of the Presidency University for the Year 2019

SL. No.

OCCASION

DATES

DAYS

No.OF DAYS

01.

New Year’s Day

01.01.19

Tuesday

01

02.

Birth Day of Swami Vivekananda

12.01.19

Saturday *

01

03.

Netaji Jayanti

23.01.19

Wednesday

01

04.

Republic Day

26.01.19

Saturday *

01

05.

Saraswati Puja

10.02.19 and 11.02.19

Sunday * and Monday

02

06.

Shivaratri

04.03.19

Monday

01

07.

Dol Yatra

21.03.19

Thursday

01

08.

Holi

22.03.19

Friday

01

09.

Birth Day of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar

14.04.19

Sunday *

01

10.

Bengali New Year’s Day

15.04.19

Monday

01

11.

Good Friday

19.04.19

Friday

01

12.

May Day

01.05.19

Wednesday

01

13.

Rabindra Jayanti

09.05.19

Thursday

01

14.

Buddha Purnima

18.05.19

Saturday *

01

15.

Id-ul-Fitre

05.06.19

Wednesday

01

16.

Id-uz-zoha

12.08.19

Monday

01

17.

Independence Day

15.08.19

Thursday

01

18.

Janmasthami

23.08.19

Friday

01

19.

Muharram

10.09.19

Tuesday

01

20.

Mahalaya

28.09.19

Saturday *

01

21.

Gandhi Jayanti

02.10.19

Wednesday

01

22.

Puja Vacation

(including Laxmi puja)

03.10.19 to 15.10.19

Thursday to Tuesday

11

23.

Kalipuja, Dewali, Bhatridwitya

27.10.19 to 30.10.19

Sunday * to Wednesday

04

24.

Chhat Puja

02.11.19

Saturday *

01

25.

Fateh-Dwaz-Daham

10.11.19

Sunday *

01

26.

Guru Nanak Jayanti

12.11.19

Tuesday

01

27.

Christmas

25.12.19

Wednesday

01

28. Holidays at the discretion of the University which may include day/days on Religious and festive occasions : 03

The following days may be observed as sectional holidays for the employees of the different communities

i) Easter Saturday (for Christians only) 1

ii) Mahabir Jayanti (for Jains only) 1

iii) Baisakhi (for Sikhs only) 1

iv) Sab-e-Barat (for Muslims only) 1

Holidays indicated above are subject to addition/alteration by the competent authority of the University.

N.B: * In the year, 2019, the festivals/ occasions fall on Saturday and Sunday which are public holidays under the N.I. Act.

This is published by the Registrar under the direction of the Hon’ble Vice Chancellor.

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