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Telangana Bank Holidays List 2017

Today – 1 May 2017 – is a holiday in Telangana for Labour Day.

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

DateDayHoliday
14 JanSatMakara Sankranti
26 JanThuRepublic Day
24 FebFriMaha Shivaratri
13 MarMonHoli
29 MarWedUgadi
5 AprWedRam Navami
5 AprWedBabu Jagjivan Ram Jayanti
14 AprFriGood Friday
14 AprFriDr Ambedkar Jayanti
1 MayMonMay Day
26 JunMonIdul Fitr
27 JunTueIdul Fitr Holiday
10 JulMonBonalu
14 AugMonJanmashtami
15 AugTueIndependence Day
25 AugFriGanesh Chaturthi
2 SepSatIdul Zuha
20 SepWedFirst Day of Bathukamma
28 SepThuMaha Ashtami
30 SepSatVijaya Dashami
1 OctSunMuharram
2 OctMonMahatma Gandhi's Birthday
18 OctWedDeepavali
3 NovFriKarthika Purnima
4 NovSatGuru Nanak Jayanti
4 NovSatKarthika Purnima Holiday
1 DecFriMilad un-Nabi
25 DecMonChristmas Day

The General Administration Department of the Government of Telangana approves holidays each year under the Explanation to Section 25 of the Negotiable Instruments Act 1881. Three holidays are national holidays in India and include Republic Day, Independence Day and the birthday of Mahatma Ghandi.

Other holidays approved by the government are based on the religion and culture of the citizens. Babu Jagjivan Ram, popularly known as Babuji, was a freedom fighter. His birthday is celebrated on May 4 each year as a public holiday. Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar, known as Babasaheb, was the principal architect of the Constitution of India. His birthday is a public holiday in Telangana, celebrated on April 14.