Central Government Holiday on 14th April 2020 – Dr.B.R.Ambedkar’s Birthday

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Central Government Holiday has been declared 14th April 2020 on account of Birthday of Dr.B.R.Ambedkar


F.No. 12/4/2020-JCA2
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievance &Pensions
(Department of Personnel& Training)
Establishment (JCA-2)Section

North Block, New Delhi
Dated the 08th April, 2020.


Subject: Declaration of Holiday on 14th April, 2020- Birthday of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.

It has been decided to declare Tuesday, the 14th April, 2020, as a Closed Holiday on account of the birthday of Dr. B.R.Ambedkar, for all Central Government offices, including Industrial Establishment throughout India.

2. The above holiday is also being notified in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 25 of the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 (26 of 1881).

3. All Ministries/ Departments of Government of India may bring the above decision to the notice of all concerned.

(A. Bhaftach arya)
Deputy Secretary to the Govt. of India

Download DOPT Office Memorandum F.No: 12/4/2020-JCA2 dated 08.04.2020