Gujarat Public Holiday List 2021

By | November 2, 2020

Public Holiday List 2021 : The state government has announced Gujarat Public Holiday List 2021 during the current Corona period. The list includes 22 public holidays and 44 compulsory holidays. However these holidays do not include Sunday holidays. While the holidays coming up on Saturday have been included. 

Gujarat Public Holiday List 2021

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The Government of Gujarat has announced the list of public holidays 2021 for government offices. The list released by the state government has 22 public holidays, while 44 are compulsory holidays. The list does not include public holidays as 5 public holidays fall on Sundays, while 8 public holidays do not include public holidays as they fall on Sundays. Holidays on Sunday include Mahavir Janmajayanti, Independence Day, Raksha Bandhan and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Janmajayanti. As these four holidays fall on a Sunday, it is not included in the list of public holidays. However, Gandhi Jayanti, Bhai Beej and Christmas Eve on Saturday have been included in the list of 22 holidays.

44 Announced leave of absence

The Gujarat government has also announced 44 compulsory holidays, eight of which are on Sundays, so it has not been declared as a compulsory holiday. Government employees will be able to enjoy a maximum of two compulsory holidays on festive occasions without any religious restriction of their choice, for which the employee has to make a written application in advance, which will be approved by the appropriate authority seeing the importance of government work.

16 holidays declared in banks

In the year 2021, a total of 16 holidays have been declared in the banks, out of which 5 holidays are on Sundays and are not included in the public holidays.

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