Holiday List - 2016

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
General Administration

It has been decided by the Institute to observe the following holidays during the year 2016

Sr. No. Holidays Month & Date Day of the week
1. Republic Day January 26 Tuesday
2. Holi 2nd Day March 24 Thursday
3. Good Friday March 25 Friday
4. Mahavir Jayanti April 19 Tuesday
5. Buddha Purnima May 21 Saturday
6. Idu'l Fitr (Ramzan) July 6 Wednesday
7. Independence Day August 15 Monday
8. Janamashtami August 25 Thursday
9. Ganesh Chaturthi September 5 Monday
10. Id-UL-Zuha(Bakri-id) September 12 Monday
11. Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday October 2 Sunday
12. Dussehra (Vijaya Dashmi) October 11 Tuesday
13. Moharram October 12 Wednesday
14. Diwali October 30 Sunday
15. Guru Nanak's Birthday November 14 Monday
16 Id-E-Milad December 12 Monday
17. Christmas December 25 Sunday


If the festival, for which the holiday is declared, does not fall on the day as indicated, members of the staff who are desirous of celebrating the festive occasion may apply for Casual Leave / Special Casual Leave for which they are eligible in accordance with the orders contained in Circular No. TFR/135(F) dated December 29, 1992. In addition to above, two days special casual leave can be availed of on any occasion with prior sanction from the Competent Authority and can be prefixed or suffixed to a casual leave or any other type of leave with pay, but not with both casual leave and regular leave.

Wg. Cdr. George Antony

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