Andhra Pradesh State Government Holiday List 2017

Andhra Pradesh State Government Holiday List 2017  – Notification by Government under Negotiable Instruments Act 1881.

AP Govt Holidays list for the year 2017

Andhra Pradesh Holiday List 2017

THE ANDHRA PRADESH GAZETTE

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY

PART I EXTRAORDINARY

No.775 AMARAVATI,FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2016

NOTIFICATIONS BY GOVERNMENT 

GENERAL ADMINISTRATION DEPARTMENT

(POLL.A)

HOLIDAYS UNDER NEGOTIABLE INSTRUMENTS ACT, 1881

FOR THE YEAR 2017

[G.O.Rt.No.2413, General Administration (POLL.A), 24 th November, 2016.]

NOTIFICATION

Under the Explanation to Section 25 of the Negotiable Instruments Act , 1881(Central Act XXVI of 1881) read with the Government of India , Ministry of home Affairs , Notification No.20-25/26Pub.1, dated 08.06.1957 , the Government Andhra Pradesh hereby declare that in addition to Sundays expressly defined as Public Holidays in the said “Explanation” the following days shall be observed as Holidays in the Andhra Pradesh State during the year 2017 .

GENERAL HOLIDAYS UNDER N.IACT, 1881.

SI.NO

OCCASION/FESTIVAL

DATE

DAY

SAGA-ERA

1

2

3

4

5

1 REPUBLIC DAY 26.01.2017 TUESDAY MEGHA
06-1938
2 UGADI 29.03.2017 WEDNESDAY CHAITRA
08-1939
3 ANNUAL CLOSING OF ACCOUNTS DAY 01.04.2017 SATURDAY CHAITRA
11-1939
4 SRI RAMA NAVAMI / BABU JAGJIVAN RAM’S BIRTHDAY 05.04.2017 WEDESDAY CHAITRA
15-1939
5 GOOD FRIDAY / DR.B.R. AMBEDKAR’S BIRTHDAY 14.04.2017 FRIDAY CHAITRA
24-1939
6 MAY DAY 01.05.2017 MONDAY VAISAKHA
11-1939
7 RAMZAN (ID-UL-FITR) 26.06.2017 MONDAY ASHADHA
05-1939
8 INDEPENDENSE DAY 15.09.2017 TUESDAY SRAVANA
24-1939
9 VINAYAKA CHAVITHI 25.08.2017 FRIDAY BHADRA
03-1939
10 BAKRID (ID-UL-AZHA) 02.09.2017 SATURDAY BHADRA
11-1939
11 DURGASHTAMI 28.09.2017 THURSDAY ASVINA
06-1939
12 VIJAYA DASAMI / DUSSEHRA 30.09.2017 SATURDAY ASVINA
08-1939
13 MAHATMA GANDHI JAYANTHI 02.10.2017 MONDAY ASWINA
10-1939
14 DEEPAVALI 19.10.2017 THURSDAY ASVINA
27-1939
15 KARTHIGA PURNIMA / GURUNANAK JAYANTHI 04.11.2017 SATURDAY KARTIKA
13-1939
16 EID MILADI NABI 01.12.2017 FRIDAY AGRAHAYANA
10-1939
17 CHRISTMAS 25.12.2017 MONDAY PAUSHA
04-1939

The Following Festivals Occur on 2ND Saturday and Sunday during the Year 2017

1 SANKRANTI 14.01.2017 2ND SATURDAY PAUSHA
24-1938
2 HOLI 12.03.2017 SUNDAY PHALGUNA
21-1938
3 SHAHADAT IMAM HUSSAIN (A.S)
10th MOHARRUM, 1439 HIRJI
01.10.2017 SUNDAY ASVINA
09-1939

Note:

1) Mahasivarathri (Friday) – 24.02.2017 – before 4th Saturday and Sunday

2) Krishnashtami (Monday) – 14.08.2017- after 2nd Saturday and Sunday

(There shall not be more than two Consecutive holidays for Financial Institutions located in the state under N.I Act, 1881.)

If there is any change of date in respect of ID-UL-FITR, MOHARRUM and EID MILADUN NABI as per the moon sight or any other holiday declared now, it shall be announced through electronic / print Media. At the Heads of Financial Institutions in the State shall take action according to such an announcement and without waiting for formal order about the change of date.

SATYA PRAKASH TUCKER,

Chief Secretary to Government.

Source : AP Gazette

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