Telengana State Public Holidays 2018

Telengana State Public Holidays 2018 – Government of Telangana Notification G.O.Rt.No.2457  dated 24.11.2017

 

GOVERNMENT OF TELANGANA ABSTRACT

HOLIDAYS- General Holidays and Optional Holidays for the year 2018 – Declared.

GENERAL ADMINISTRATION (SPL.E) DEPARTMENT

G.O.Rt.No.2457

DATED:24.11.2017.

O R D E R:

The following Notification shall be published in the next issue of Telangana extra-ordinary Gazette:

NOTIFICATION

The Government of Telangana hereby notifies that during the year 2018 the days specified in Annexure-I (Part I) shall be observed as General Holidays by all the State Government Offices while the days for other occasions/ festivals which fall on Sundays are shown in Annexure-I (Part II) and also notify Optional Holidays for State Government offices as shown in Annexure-II( Part I) while the days  for other occasions/ festivals falling on Sundays are shown in Annexure II  (Part II).

2.          The State Government directs that all offices under State Government shall remain closed on all Sundays and Second Saturdays in all the months during the year 2018, expect the Second Saturday (10.02.2018) in the month of February, 2018 in lieu of public holiday declared on 1st January, 2018.

3.          In addition to the above mentioned General Holidays in Annexure I (Part I), the State Government employees may avail themselves of Optional Holidays not exceeding FIVE during the year 2018 on the festival/occasions specified in Annexure-II (Part I) to this order, at their option and irrespective of the religion to which the festival pertains.   Permission to avail any of these holidays shall 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 an individual employee is considered necessary in exigencies of Government work.

4.          The Government also directs that General Holidays shall not ipso-facto apply to the Industrial Establishment and Public Undertakings under the control of the State Government, the workmen engaged in Public Works Departments and Educational Institutions in this State. Separate orders regarding the festivals/occasions   when   these   Institutions   observe   holidays   shall   be   issued   by   the   concerned Administrative Department of the Secretariat.

5.       If there is any change of date in respect of Idu’l Fitar, Idu’l Zuha, Muharram and Id-e-Milad as per the moon sight or any other holiday declared now, it shall be announced through electronic/print media.  All the Departments of Secretariat, Heads of Departments and District Collectors shall take action according to such an announcement and without waiting for formal order about the change of date.

(BY ORDER AND IN THE NAME OF THE GOVERNOR OF TELANGANA)

S.P.SINGH

CHIEF SECRETARY TO GOVERNMENT

ANNEXURE  – I GENERAL HOLIDAYS – 2018

Sl. No. OCASION/FESTIVAL DATE

DAY

SAKA-ERA
1 NEW YEAR DAY 01-01-2018 MONDAY PAUSHA
11-1939
2 SANKRANTI/PONGAL 15-01-2018 MONDAY PAUSHA
25 -1939
3 REPUBLIC DAY 26-01-2018 FRIDAY MAGHA
6 -1939
4 MAHA SHIVARATRI 13-02-2018 TUESDAY MAGHA
24 -1939
5 HOLI 01-03-2018 THURSDAY

PHALGUNA
10 -1939

6 SRI RAMA NAVAMI 26-03-2018 MONDAY CHITHRA
5 -1940
7 GOOD FRIDAY 30-03-2018 FRIDAY

CHITHRA
9 -1940

8

BABU JAGJIVAN RAM’S
BIRTHDAY

05-04-2018 THURSDAY CHITHRA
15 -1940
9 EIDUL FITAR (RAMZAN) 16-06-2018 SATURDAY

JYAISHTHA
26-1940

10 BONALU 06-08-2018 MONDAY SRAVANA
15-1940
11 INDEPENDENCE DAY 15-08-2018 WEDNESDAY

SRAVANA
24-1940

12 EIDUL AZHA (BAKRID) 22-08-2018 WEDNESDAY SRAVANA
31-1940
13 SRI KRISHNA ASTAMI 03-09-2018 MONDAY BHADRA
12-1940
14 VINAYAKA CHAVITHI 13-09-2018 THURSDAY BHADRA
22-1940
15

SHAHADAT IMAM HUSSAIN
(A.S)  10th MOHARAM, 1493
HIJRI

21-09-2018 FRIDAY BHADRA
30-1940
16 MAHATMA GANDHI JAYANTHI 02-10-2018 TUESDAY ASVINA
10-1940
17 BATHUKAMMA STARTING DAY 09-10-2018 TUESDAY ASVINA
17-1940
18 DURGASTAMI / MAHARNAVAMI 17-10-2018 WEDNESDAY ASVINA
25-1940
19 VIJAYA DASAMI 18-10-2018 THURSDAY ASVINA
26-1940
20 DEEPAVALI 07-11-2018 WEDNESDAY KARTIKA
16-1940
21 EID MILADUN NABI 21-11-2018 WEDNESDAY KARTIKA
30-1940
22

KARTIKA PURNIMA / GURU
NANAK’S BIRTHDAY

23-11-2018 FRIDAY

AGRAHAYANA
2-1940

23 CHRISTMAS 25-12-2018 TUESDAY PAUSHA
4 -1940
24 BOXING DAY 26-12-2018 WEDNESDAY PAUSHA
5 -1940

PART – II
THE FOLLOWING FESTIVALS OCCUR ON SUNDAY & 2ND SATURDAY DURING THE YEAR 2018

1 BHOGI 14-01-2018 SUNDAY PAUSHA
24 -1939
2 UGADI 18-03-2018 SUNDAY

PHALGUNA
27 -1939

3 DR.B.R. AMBEDKAR’S BIRTHDAY 14-04-2018

2ND
SATURDAY

CHITHRA
24-1940
4 FOLLOWING DAY OF RAMZAN 17-06-2018 SUNDAY

JYAISHTHA
27-1940

ANNEXURE – II
OPTIONAL HOLIDAYS – 2018

Sl.No. OCCASIONAL/ FESTIVAL DATE

DAY

SAKA-ERA
1 KANUMU 16-01-2018 TUESDAY PAUSHA
26 -1939
2 SRI PANCHAMI 22-01-2018 MONDAY MAGHA
2 -1939
3

BIRTHDAY OF HZT. SYED MOHAMMED JUVANPURI MAHDI MA’UD (A.S.)

01-02-2018 THURSDAY MAGHA
12 -1939
4 MAHAVEER JAYANTHI 29-03-2018 THURSDAY CHITHRA
8 -1940
5 BASAVA JAYANTHI 18-04-2018 WEDNESDAY CHITHRA
28 -1940
6 SHAB-E-BARAT 02-05-2018 WEDNESDAY VAISAKHA
12-1940
7 SHAHADAT HZT ALI (A.S.) 05-06-2018 TUESDAY

JYAISHTHA
15-1940

8 SHAB-E-QADER 12-06-2018 TUESDAY

JYAISHTHA
22-1940

9 JUMA-ATUL-WADA / 15-06-2018 FRIDAY

JYAISHTHA
25-1940

10 PARSI NEW YEAR’S DAY 17-08-2018 FRIDAY SRAVANA
26-1940
11 VARALAKSHMI VRATHAM 24-08-2018 FRIDAY BHADRA
2-1940
12 EID-E-GHADEER 30-08-2018 THURSDAY BHADRA
8-1940
13 9th MOHARRAM (1440H) 20-09-2018 THURSDAY BHADRA
29-1940
14 ARBAYEEN 30-10-2018 TUESDAY KARTIKA
8-1940
15 NARAKA CHATURDHI 06-11-2018 TUESDAY KARTIKA
15-1940
16 YAZ DAHUM SHAREEF 19-12-2018 WEDNESDAY AGRAHAYANA
28-1940
17 CHRISTMAS EVE 24-12-2018 MONDAY PAUSHA
3-1940

PART – II

THE FOLLOWING FESTIVALS OCCUR ON SUNDAY & 2ND SATURDAY DURING THE YEAR
2018

1 BIRTHDAY OF HAZRATH ALI (A.S.) 01-04-2018 SUNDAY CHITHRA
11 -1940
2 SHAB-E-MERAJ 15-04-2018 SUNDAY CHITHRA
25 -1940
3 BUDDHA PURNIMA 29-04-2018 SUNDAY VAISAKHA
9-1940
4 RATHA YATHRA 14-07-2018 2ND SATURDAY ASHADHA
23-1940
5 SRAVANA PURNIMA / RAKHI PURNIMA 26-08-2018 SUNDAY BHADRA
4-1940

 

NOTE:

1)   Tamil New Year’s day on 14.01.2018 (Sunday) which would have been Optional Holiday is declared as General Holiday in view of Bhogi.

2)   Maharnavami  on  17.10.2018  which  would  have  been  Optional  Holiday  is declared as General Holiday in view of Durgastami.

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