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LIST OF HOLIDAYS TO BE OBSERVED DURING 2019

The following holidays will be observed in the Consulates General of India, Edinburgh during the Year 2019:

S.No

GAZETTED HOLIDAY

DATE

DAY

1.

New year's Day

January 01

Tuesday

2.

Republic Day

January 26

Saturday

3.

Holi 

March 21

Thursday

4.

Good Friday

April 19

Friday

5.

Easter Monday

April 22

Monday

6.

Buddha Purnima

May 18

Saturday

7.

Idu'l Fitr

June 05

Wednesday

8.

Id-ul-Zuha(Bakrid)

August 12

Monday

9.

 Independence Day

August 15

Thursday

10.

Janmashtami

August 24

Saturday

11.

Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday

October 02

Wednesday

12.

Dussehra

October 08

Tuesday

13.

Diwali (Deepavali)

October 27

Sunday

14.

Milad un-Nabi/Id-e-Milad (Birthday of Prophet Mohammad)

November 10

Sunday

15.

Guru Nanak's Birthday

November 12

Tuesday

16.

Christmas Day

December 25

Wednesday

17.

Boxing Day

December 26

Thursday



LIST OF HOLIDAYS TO BE OBSERVED DURING 2020

The following holidays will be observed in the High Commission of India, London, Consulates General of India, Birmingham and Edinburgh during the Year 2020:


S.N0
GAZETTED HOLIDAY

DATE

DAY

1.

New Year's Day

January 01

Wednesday

2.

Republic Day

January 26

Sunday

3.

Holi

March 10

Tuesday

4.

Good Friday

April 10

Friday

5.

Easter Monday

April 13

Monday

6.

Early May Bank Holiday (VE day)

May 08

Friday

7.

Idu'l Fitr

May 25

Monday

8.

Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)

August 01

Saturday

9.

Independence Day

August 15

Saturday

10.

Muharram

August 30

Sunday

11.

Summer Bank Holiday

August 31

Monday

12.

Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday

October 02

Friday

13.

Dussehra

October 25

Sunday

14.

Diwali (Deepavali)

November 14

Saturday

15.

Guru Nanak's Birthday

November 30

Monday

16.

Christmas Day

December 25

Friday

17.

Boxing Day(Substitute day)

December 28

Monday