Feb 28, 2018

Jammu And Kashmir State Government Public Holidays 2018

Jammu & Kashmir State Government Public Holidays 2018 – List of holidays for the calendar year – 2018, under the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881.

Jammu & Kashmir State Government Public Holidays 2018 – J & K Government Order Jammu and Kashmir Holiday List 2018
GOVERNMENT OF JAMMU AND KASHMIR,
GENERAL ADMINISTRATION DEPARTMENT.
Civil Secretariat, Jammu
Subject: List of holidays for the calendar year – 2018, under the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881.
Government Order No: 1585-GAD of 2017
Dated: 14-12-2017
In exercise of the powers conferred by the explanation of Section 25 of Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 (Central Act 26 of 1881) read with the Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs Notification No. 20/25/56/Pub-1st dated 20.11.1957, the Government of Jammu and Kashmir hereby declared the days as indicated in Annexure to this order to be public holidays during the calendar year – 2018
By order of the Government of Jammu and Kashmir.
(Khurshid Ahmad) IAS,
Commissioner/Secretary to the Government.
Annexure to Government Order No.1585-GAD of 2017
Dated: 14-12-2017
Holidays to be observed during the calendar year 2018 under the Negotiable instruments Act:

S.No.
Name of the Holiday
Date
Day
1.Republic Day26th JanuaryFriday
2.Mahashivratri13th FebruaryTuesday
3.Holi (Jammu Province only)1st MarchThursday
4.1st Navratra18th MarchSunday
5.Yearly closing of Banks (Banks only)1st AprilSunday
6.Baisakhi14th AprilSaturday
7.Birthday of Dr.B.R.Ambedkar14th AprilSaturday
8.Buddha Purnima30th AprilMonday
9.Jumat-ul-Vida*8th JuneFriday
10.Shab-I-Qadr*11th JuneMonday
11.Eid-ul-Fitr*15th JuneFriday
12.Guru Hargobindji’s Birthday5th JulyThursday
13.Martyr’s Day13th JulyFriday
14Independence Day15th AugustWednesday
15.Eid-ul-Azha*22nd & 23rdAugustWednesday & Thursday
16.Janamashtami3rd SeptemberMonday
17.Ashoora*21st SeptemberFriday
18.Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday2nd OctoberTuesday
19.Dussehra18th OctoberThursday
20.Diwali7th NovemberWednesday
21.Eid-i-milad-ul-Nabi*21st NovemberWednesday
22.Guru Nank Dev’s Birthday23rd NovemberFriday
23.Friday following Eid-i-Milad-ul Nabi*23rd NovemberFriday
24.Birthday of Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah5th DecemberWednesday
25.Christmas Day25th DecemberTuesday
Source-Gconnect