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Assam Bank Holidays List 2017

Today – 28 May 2017 – is not a holiday in Assam.

This page contains a calendar of all 2017 bank holidays for Assam. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

DateDayHoliday
14 JanSatMagh Bihu
26 JanThuRepublic Day
31 JanTueMe-Dum-Me-Phi
12 MarSunHoli
14 AprFriGood Friday
14 AprFriBohag Bihu
15 AprSatBohag Bihu Holiday
1 MayMonMay Day
26 JunMonIdul Fitr
15 AugTueIndependence Day
2 SepSatBakrid / Eid al Adha
29 SepFriMaha Navami
30 SepSatVijaya Dashami
2 OctMonGandhi Jayanti
18 OctWedKati Bihu
19 OctThuDiwali
4 NovSatGuru Nanak Jayanti
25 DecMonChristmas Day

Bank holidays in Assam are declared by the Governor of Assam under the Negotiable Instrument Act 1881. In addition to specific holidays, Sundays are also considered holidays in Assam. All bank holidays are determined in coordination with the Government of India and the Ministry of Home Affairs Notification.

Many holidays declared in Assam are based on religious and cultural beliefs. As the rest of India does, Assam celebrates three National Days which include Republic Day, Independence Day and Gandhi Jayanti. Other holidays celebrate harvests and other cultural beliefs that exist throughout India.