LIST OF HOLIDAYS, 2018 

Government of Mizoram

Holiday List During Calendar Year 2018

 

Holidays

Date

Mizo Month

Week

New Year’s Day

01.01.2018

Pawlkut Thla

Monday

New Year’s Celebration

02.01.2018

Pawlkut Thla

Tuesday

Missionary Day

11.01.2018

Pawlkut Thla

Thursday

Republic Day

26.01.2018

Pawlkut Thla

Friday

State Day

20.02.2018

Ramtuk Thla          

Tuesday

Chapchar Kut

02.03.2018

Vau Thla

Friday

Good Friday

30.03.2018

Vau Thla

Friday

Buddha Purnima

30.04.2018

Tau Thla

Monday

YMA Day

15.06.2018

Nikir Thla

Friday

MHIP Day

06.07.2018

Vawkhniahzawn Thla    

Friday

Independence Day

15.08.2018

Thlazing

Wednesday

Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)

22.08.2018

Thlazing

Wednesday

Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday

02.10.2018

Khuangchawi Thla

Tuesday

Dussehra (Vijay Dashmi)

19.10.2018

Khuangchawi Thla

Friday

Diwali (Deepavali)

07.11.2018

Sahmulphah Thla

Wednesday

Christmas Eve

24.12.2018

Pawltlak Thla

Monday

Christmas Day

25.12.2018

Pawltlak Thla

Tuesday

Christmas Festival

26.12.2018

Pawltlak Thla

Wednesday

Further, the Governor of Mizoram is pleased to declare the following days that falls on Saturday as public holidays.

Idul Fitr

16.06.2018

Nikir Thla

Saturday

Remna Ni

30.06.2018

Nikir Thla

Saturday

 Restricted Holiday List During Calendar Year 2018 

(The Governor of Mizoram is further pleased to allow each employee to avail any 2 (two) holidays to be chosen by him/her out of the list mentioned below. Permission to avail these holidays should be applied for in writing in advance and will normally be granted by the Superior Officer Competent to grant Casual Leave except when the presence of the individual employee is considered necessary in exigencies of Government work.) 

Holidays

Date

Mizo Month

Week

Basant Panchami/Sri Panchami

22.01.2018

Pawlkut Thla

Monday

Guru Ravidas’s Birthday

31.01.2018

Pawlkut Thla

Wednesday

Swami Dayananda Saraswati Jayanti

10.02.2018

Ramtuk Thla

Saturday

Maha Shivaratri

14.02.2018

Ramtuk Thla

Wednesday

Shivaji Jayanti

19.02.2018

Ramtuk Thla

Monday

Holika Dahan/Dolyatra

01.03.2018

Vau Thla

Thursday

Holi

02.03.2018

Vau Thla

Friday

Mahavir Jayanti

29.03.2018

Vau Thla

Thursday

Easter Monday

02.04.2018

Tau Thla

Monday

Vaisakhi/Vishu/Mesadi

14.04.2018

Tau Thla

Saturday

Guru Rabindranath’s Birthday

09.05.2018

Tomir Thla

Wednesday

Jamat-Ul-Vida

15.06.2018

Nikir Thla

Friday

Rath Yatra

14.07.2018

Vawkhniahzawn Thla

Saturday

Parsi New Year’s Day/Nauraj

17.08.2018

Thlazing

Friday

Onam or Thiru Onam Day

25.08.2018

Thlazing

Saturday

Janmashtami

03.09.2018

Mimkut Thla

Monday

Vinayaka Chaturthi/Ganesh Chaturthi

13.09.2018

Mimkut Thla

Thursday

Muharram

21.09.2018

Mimkut Thla

Friday

Dussehra (Maha Saptami)(Additional)

16.10.2018

Khuangchawi Thla

Tuesday

Dussehra (Maha Ashtami) (Additional)

17.10.2018

Khuangchawi Thla

Wednesday

Dussehra (Maha Navmi)

18.10.2018

Khuangchawi Thla

Thursday

Maharishi Valmiki’s Birthday

24.10.2018

Khuangchawi Thla

Wednesday

Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chouth)

27.10.2018

Khuangchawi Thla

Saturday

Deepavali (South India)/Naraka Chaturdasi

06.11.2018

Sahmulphah Thla

Tuesday

Govardhan Puja

08.11.2018

Sahmulphah Thla

Thursday

Bhai Duj

09.11.2018

Sahmulphah Thla

Friday

Pratihar Sashthi or Surya Sashthi (Chhat Puja)

13.11.2018

Sahmulphah Thla

Tuesday

Prophet Mohammad’s Birthday (Id-E-Milad)

21.11.2018

Sahmulphah Thla

Wednesday

Guru Nanak’s Birthday

23.11.2018

Sahmulphah Thla

Friday

Guru Teg Bahadur’s Martyrdom Day

24.11.2018

Sahmulphah Thla

Saturday