List of Holidays for 2022

Occasion

Date

Day

Number of Holidays

**Republic day of India

26 January 2022

Wednesday

01 day

Shaheed Day and International Mother Language Day

21 February 202

Monday

01 day

Birthday of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and National Children’s Day

17 March 2022

Thursday

01 day

**Holi

18 March 2022

Friday

01 day

*Shab-e-Barat

19 March 2022

Saturday

01 day

Independence & National Day of Bangladesh

26 March 2022

Saturday

01 day

Bangla New Year (Pohela Baishakh)

14 April 2022

Thursday

01 day

Jamat-ul-Wida and *Shab-e-Qadr

29 April 2022

Friday

01 day

May Day

01 may 2022

Sunday

01 day

*Eid-ul-Fitr

02-04 May 2022

Monday-Wednesday

03 days

*Buddha Purnima

16 May 2022

Monday

01 day

*Eid-ul-Adha

09-11 July 2022

Saturday-Monday

03 days

*Ashura (Muharram)

09 August 2022

Tuesday

01 day

National Mourning Day of Bangladesh and Independence Day of India

15 August 2022

Monday

01 day

*Janmasthami

19 August 2022

Friday

01 day

** Mahatma Gandhi’s Bithday

02 October 2022

Sunday

01 day

Durga Puija/Dussehra

05 October 2022

Wednesday

01 day

*Eid-e-Miladunnabi (Sm)

09 October 2022

Sunday

01 day

** Diwali (Deepawali)

24 October 2022

Monday

01 day

Great Victory Day of Bangladesh

16 December 2022

Friday

01 day

Christmas day

25 December 2022

Sunday

01 day

Total number of Holidays

25 days

(The list may be revised, if required)

 

* Subject to appearance of the Moon as in India

** Government of India Holiday