Odishsa State Public Holiday List 2018

Odishsa State Public Holiday List 2018 – Government of Odisha Notification of Publi Holidays for the year 2018

Odishsa State Public Holiday List 2018- Holidays list as well as restricted holidays list

GOVERNMENT OF ODISHA

REVENUE AND DISASTER MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENT

NOTIFICATION

             RDM-Reg-MISC-0004-2017 – 37910      / R& D.M., Dated 13.11.2017

   The Government of Odisha have been pleased to declare that the State Government Offices as well as the Revenue and Magisterial Courts (Executive) will remain closed on the festive/ Commemorative occasion, listed at Annexure-I during the Calendar year 2018, Saka-Era- 1939 and 1940.

     In addition to the holidays as listed at Annexure-I, the State Government Employees will be allowed to avail of one holiday at their option on any of the festive occasion / Commemorative days listed at Annexure-II irrespective of their religious affiliation/ denomination with written permission of the authority, competent to sanction casual leave.

 Since the festive / Commemorative days as listed as Annexure-III fall on Sundays, those days have not been specifically declared as holidays.

By Order of the Governor

Sd/-

Additional Secretary to Government

 ANNEXURE-I

LIST OF HOLIDAYS FOR THE STATE GOVT. OFFICES FOR THE CALENDAR YEAR 2018, SAKA ERA 1939-1940 

 

SL.NO. NAME OF THE FESTIVALS DATE DATE AS PER SAKA ERA. DAY OF THE WEEK NO.OF DAYS
1 Basanta Panchami/ Saraswati Puja 22.01.2018 Magha-02 Monday 1
2 Subash Bose Jayanti/ Vir Surendrasai Jayanti 23.01.2018 Magha-03 Tuesday 1
3 Republic Day 26.01.2018 Magha-06 Friday 1
4 Maha Shivaratri 14.02.2018 Magha-25 Wednesday 1
5 Dolapurnima 01.03,2018 Phalguna-10 Thursday 1
6 Holi 02.03.2018 Phalguna-11 Friday 1
7 Panchayatiraj Divas 05.03.2018 Phalguna-14 Monday 1
8 Good Friday 30.03.2018 Chaitra-09 Friday 1
9 Pahili Raja 14.06.2018 Jaistha-24 Thursday 1
10 Raja Sankranti 15.06.2018 Jaistha-25 Friday 1
11 Id-ul-Fite 16.06.2018 Jaistha-26 Saturday 1
12 Independence Day 15.08.2018 Shravan-24 Wednesday 1
13 ID-Ul-Zuha 22.08.2018 Shravan-31 Wednesday 1
14 Ganesh Puja 13.09.2018 Bhadra-22 Thursday 1
15 Nuakhai 14.09.2018 Bhadra-23 Friday 1
16 Moharam 21.09.2018 Bhadra-30 Friday 1
17 Gandhi Jayanti 02.10.2018 Ashwina-10 Tuesday 1
18 Mahalaya 08.10.2018 Ashwina-16 Monday 1
19 Maha Saptami 16.10.2018 Ashwina-24 Tuesday 1
20 Maha Astami 17.10.2018 Ashwina-25 Wednesday 1
21 Maha Navami 18.10.2018 Ashwina-26 Thursday 1
22 Vijaya Dasami 19.10.2018 Ashwina-27 Friday 1
23 Kumar Purnima / Maha Laxmi Puja 24.10.2018 Kartika-02 Wednesday 1
24 Diwali/Kalipuja 07.11.2018 Kartika-16 Wednesday 1
25 Birth Day of Prophet Mohammad 21.11.2018 Kartika-30 Wednesday 1
26 Rshash Purnima 23.11.2018 Margashira-02 Friday 1
27 X-Mass Day 25.12.2018 Pausa-04 Tuesday 1
Total 27

                                                 

ANNEXURE-II

   LIST OF OPTIONAL HOLIDAYS FOR THE STATE GOVT.

   EMPLOYEES FOR THE CALENDAR YEAR 2018, SAKA ERA 1939-1940 

SL NO . NAME OF THE FESTIVALS DATE DATE AS PER SAKA ERA. DAY OF THE WEEK NO.OF DAYS
1 Guru Govind Singh Birthday 05.01.2018 Pausha-15 Friday 1
2 Foundation Day of Bramha Samaj 25.01.2018 Magha-05 Thursday 1
3 Day following Sivaratri 15.02.2018 Magha-26 Thursday 1
4 Mahaveer Jayanti 29.03.2018 Chaitra-08 Thursday 1
5 Easter Saturday 07.04.2018 Chaitra-17 Saturday 1
6 Budha Purnima/ Birthday of Pandit Raghunath Murmu 30.04.2018 Baisakha-10 Monday 1
7 Sabitri Amabasya 15.05.2018 Baishakha-25 Tuesday 1
9 Prathamastami 30.11.2018 Margasira-09 Friday 1
10 Christmass Eve 24.12.2018 Pausa-03 Monday 1
Total 10

The State Government employees may avail one optional holiday on any festive occasion / commemorative days as listed above.

The following festivals which are generally declared as Optional Holidays fall on Sunday during the Calendar Year-2018 SAKA ERA 1939-1940.

SL.NO. NAME OF THE FESTIVALS DATE DATE AS PER SAKA ERA DAY OF THE WEEK NO.OF DAYS
1       2      3     4          5     6
1 Bahuda 22.07.2018 Ashadha-31 Sunday 1
Total 1

ANNEXURE-III

LIST OF FESTIVALS/ COMMEMORATIVE DAYS (WHICH ARE GENERALLY DECLARED AS HOLIDAYS FOR THE STATE GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES), FALL ON SUNDAYS/ 2nd SATURDAYS DURING THE CALENDAR YEAR 2018-SAKA ERA 1939-1940.

  SL. NAME OF THE FESTIVALS DATE DATE AS PER SAKA ERA DAY OF THE WEEK NO.OF DAYS
1 Ram Navami 25.03.2018 Caitra-04 Sunday 1
2 Utkal Divas 01.04.2018 Chaitra-11 Sunday 1
3 Maha Vusubha Sankranti/ Dr. Ambedkar Jayanti 14.04.2018 Chaitra-24 2 nd Saturday 1
4 Ratha Yatra 14.07.2018 Ashadha-23 2 nd Saturday 1
5 Jhulana Purnima 26.08.2018 Bhadra-04 Sunday 1
6 Janmastami 02.09.2018 Bhadra-11 Sunday 1
Total 6

GOVERNMENT OF ODISHA

REVENUE AND DISASTER MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENT

NOTIFICATION

            RDM-Reg-MISC-0004-2017 – 40901     / R& D.M., Dated 29.11.2017

The Government of Odisha have been pleased to declare under the explanation to section -25 of the Negotiable Instrument Act, 1881 (Central Act XXVl of 1881), read with the Notification of Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs No. 20-25-56-Public-l dated the 8thJune, 1957, the Public Holidays, expressly defined in the said explanation, that the Banks and other Banking Institutions etc. in Odisha, will remain closed on the days as Public Holidays for the Calendar year-2018 and Saka-Era-1939 & 1940, as listed at Annexure-‘A’

By Order of the Governor

Sd/-

Deputy Secretary to Government

ANNEXURE-A

LIST OF PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE BANKS & OTHER BANKING INSTITUTIONS IN ODISHA UNDER THE N.I. ACT FOR THE CALENDAR YEAR, 2018 SAKA ERA – 1939-1940.   

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