Dopt Corrigendum on Holidays 2020: Deepawali falls on 14.11.2020
Dopt Corrigendum on Holidays for Central Govt Offices during 2020: The festival of Diwali (Deepawali) falls on 14.11.2020 (Karthika 23)
Department of Personnel and Training
North Block, New Delhi
Dated the 26th June, 2019
Subject: Holidays to be observed in Central Government Offices during the year 2020 – reg.
In the list of holidays to be observed in Central Government Offices during the year 2020, circulated vide OM of even number dated 18th June, 2019, the para 6 of the OM may be read as;
“During 2020, Diwali (Deepawali) falls on Satruday, November 14, 2020 (Karthika 23).”
Hindi version will follow.
Deputy Secretary to the Govt of India
Holidays for Central Government Employees during 2020
List of Holidays for Central Government Employees during the year 2020 – DoPT Orders dated 18.6.2019
The Department of Personnel and Training under the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions has published a new list of holidays for Central Government Employees during the year 2020.
The office memorandum has to classes of table including list of holidays for the year 2020. One table described the list of 14 Compulsory Holidays and another is 12 Restricted Holidays. The Co-Ordination Committee at the State Capitals may draw up separate list of Restricted Holidays keeping in view the occasions of local importance but the 9 occasions left over, after choosing the 3 variable holidays are to be included in the list of restricted holidays.
|1.REPUBLIC DAY||2.INDEPENDENCE DAY|
|3.MAHATMA GANDHI’S BIRTHDAY||4.BUDDHA PURNIMA|
|9.GURU NANAK’S BIRTHDAY||10.IDU’L FuR|
|1. AN ADDITIONAL DAY FOR DUSSEHRA||2. HOLI|
|3. JANAMASHTAMI (VAISHNAVI)||4. RAM NAVAMI|
|5. MAHA SHIVRATRI||6. GANESH CHATURTHI|
|7. MAKAR SAKARANTI||8. RATH YATRA|
|9. ONAN||10. PONGAL|
|11. SRI PANCHAML||12. VISHU*|