2 days Holiday on account of Id-Ul-Fitre, 2016


Government of West Bengal
Finance Department
Audit Branch
Nabanna, 325 Sarat Chatteriee Road, Howrah-711102

No. 3573-F(P2) Dated, the 5th July, 2016.


The State Government had earlier declared 6.7.2016 (Wednesday) to be a holiday on the occasion of ID-UL-FITRE vide Notification No. 7690-F(P2) dated 3.11.2015. It is now gathered that ID-UL-FITRE festival may fall on 7.7.2016 (Thursday).

Now, in view of the uncertainty associated with the date of celebration of the festival, the Governor is pleased to declare 7.7.2016 (Thursday) also to be a public holiday under the Negotiable Instrument Act.

By order of the Governor,

Sd/- D.K. Mahapatra
Special Secretary to the
Government of West Bengal.

No. 3573-F dated 05.07.2016, Source