Delhi Bank Holidays List for Calendar Year 2021

Bank Holidays in Delhi are declared as per the Negotiable Instrumentation Act (NI Act) and mentioned in the list, Check the list of closed holidays applicable for all the banks operational in Delhi area…

The Lieutenant Governor of the National Capital Territory of Delhi is pleased to declare that the below mentioned days specified in the following schedule be observed as holidays in all Government offices under Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi during the calender year 2021 (Saka Era 1942-1943)

Delhi Bank Holidays List

Holiday Date Saka Date Day
Republic Day January 26 Magha 06 Tuesday
Holi March 29 Chaitra 08 Monday
Good Friday April 02 Chaitra 12 Friday
Ram Navami April 21 Vaisakha 01 Wednesday
Mahavir JayanthiApril 25Vaisakha 01Wednesday
Id-UL-Fitr May 14 Vaisakha 24 Friday
Buddha Purnima May 26 Jyaistha 05 Wednesday
Id-UL-Zuha (Bakrid) July 21 Ashadha 30Wednesday
Independence Day August 15 Sravana 24 Sunday
Muharram August 19 Sravana 28 Thursday
Janmashtami August 30 Bhadra 08 Monday
Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday October 02 Asvina 10 Saturday
Dussehra October 15 Asvina 23Friday
Milad-un-Nabi or Id-e Milad (Birthday of Prophet Mohammad) October 19 Asvina 27 Tuesday
Maharishi Valmiki’s Birthday November 19 Kartika 28 Friday
Diwali (Deepavali)November 04 Kartika 13 Thursday
Guru Nanak’s Birthday November 19 Kartika 28 Friday
Christmas Day December 25 Pausha 04 Saturday will also provide you the list of additional holidays specified in the above schedule which an employee is entitled to avail himself/herself of any two holidays during the year 2021 (Saka era 1942-1943) as mentioned below:

Holiday Date Saka Date Day
New Year’s DayJanuary 01 Pausha 11 Friday
Lohri January 13 Pausha 23 Wedesday
Makar Sankrathi/Magha Bihu/Pongal January 14 Pausha 24 Thursday
Guru Gobind Singh’s Birthday January 20 Pausha 30 Wednesday
Basant Panchami/Sri Pachami February 16 Magha 27 Tuesday
Shvaji Jayanthi February 19 Magha 30 Friday
Hazarat Ali’s Birthday February 26 Phalguna 07 Friday
Guru Ravidas’s Birthday February 27 Phalguna 08 Saturday
Swami Dayananda Saraswathi Jayanthi March 08 Phalguna 17 Monday
Maha Shivrathri March 11 Phalguna 20 Thursday
Holika Daha/Dolyatra March 28 Chaitra 07 Sunday
Easter Sunday April 04 Chaitra 14 Sunday
Chaitra Sukladi/Gudi Padava/Ugadi/Cheti Chandi/Vaishakhi/Vishu April 13 Chaitra 23 Tuesday
Mesadi Tamil New Year’s Day April 14 Chaitra 24 Wednesday
Vaisakhadi (Bengal)/Bahag Bihu (Assam) April 15 Chaitra 25 Thursday
Jamat-UI-Vida May 07 Vaisakha 17 Friday
Guru Rabindranath’s Birthday May 09 Vaisakha 19 Sunday
Rath Yatra July 12 Ashada 21 Monday
Parsi New Year’s day/Nauraj August 16 Sravana 25 Monday
Onam or Thiru Onam day August 21 Sravana 30 Saturday
Raksha Bandhan August 22 Sravana 31 Sunday
Janmashtami (Smarta) August 30 Bhadra 08 Monday
Vinayaka Chathurthi/ Ganesh Chathurthi Septembe 10 Bhadra 19 Friday
Dussehra (Saptami) October 12 Asvina 20 Tuesday
Dussehra (Mahashtami) October 13 Asvina 21 Wednesday
Dussehra (Mahanami) October 14 Asvina 22 Thursday
Karaka Chathurthi (Karva Chouth) October 24 Kartika 02 Sunday
Naraka Chaturdasi November 04 Kartika 13 Thursday
Govardha Puja November 05 Kartika 14 Friday
Bhai Duj November 06 Kartika 15 Saturday
Pratihar Sashthi or Surya Sashthi (Chhat Puja) November 10 Kartika 19 Wednesday
Guru Teg Bahadur’s Martyrdom Day November 24 Argrahyana 03 Wednesday
Chirstmas Eve December 24 Pausha 03 Friday