Holiday List of West Bengal Board of Madrasah Education, 2015

West Bengal Board of Madrasah Education
‘Begum Rokaiya Bhavan’
19, Haji Md. Mohsin Square, Kolkata-16
Phone: 033-22271200/ 2265 3128/ 2249 7773

Memo No.: 1420/ Aca/14 Date: 24.11.2014

From: The Secretary
West Bengal Board of Madrasah Education

To: The Heads of all recognized Madrasah within the State of West Bengal

Sub: Uniform list of maximum number of holidays to be observed in the academic session-2015 (01 January, 2015 to 31 December, 2015)

In exercise of the power conferred by clause (e) of sub-section (2) of section 20 and as per decision of the meeting of the Board held on 31.03.2004 and as directed, the heads of all recognized Madrasah are being informed that for the current academic session 2015, the Madrasahs shall have to observe a uniform list of holidays as per specimen list of holidays attached herewith. The maximum numbers of holidays for this academic session will be 65 days.

This order shall have to be strictly followed. In case, any festival is affected due to lunar cause, the holidays on account of the said festival would be so adjusted.

Yours faithfully

Sd/- Syed Nurus Salam
West Bengal Board of Madrasah Education

West Bengal Board of Madrasah Education
‘Begum Rokaiya Bhavan’
19, Haji Md. Mohsin Square Kolkata- 700 016

Model List of Holidays for the Academic Session-2015 (1st January 2015 to 31st December 2015) for recognized Madrasahs

Memo No.-1420/Aca/14 Date- 24.11.2014

Sl. No.DateDayPurpose of HolidayNo. of Holiday(s)Remarks
101.01. 2015ThursdayEnglish New Year’s Day01 DayHoliday
204.01.2015SundayFateha-Dowaz DahamXX
312.01.2015MondayBirthday of Swami Vivekananda01 DayHoliday
423.01.2015FridayBirthday of Netaji01 DayHoliday & to be observed
525.01.2015SundaySaraswaty PujaXX
626.01.2015MondayRepublic Day01 DayHoliday & to be observed
701.02.2015SundayFateha-Yaz DahamXX
Thursday-FridayDol Yatra & holi02 DaysHoliday
903.04.2015FridayGood Friday01 DayHoliday
1014.04.2015TuesdayBirthday of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar01 DayHoliday
1115.04.2015WednesdayBengali New Year’s Day01 DayHoliday
1201.05.2015FridayMay Day01 DayHoliday
1309.05.2015SaturdayBirthday of Rabindranath Tagore01 DayHoliday & to be observed
15May 22 to June 07, 2015Friday to SundaySummer Vacation, Birthday of Kazi Nazrul Islam, Shab- E-Barat14 DaysHoliday
1619.06.2015FridayHonour of 1st Ramzan01 DayHoliday
1706.07.2015 to 19.07.2015Saturday to SundayRamzan Vacation, Jum’a- Tul-Vida, Lailatul Quadr, Eid-ul-Fitr12 DaysHoliday
1815.08.2015SaturdayIndependence Day01 DayHoliday & to be observed
1905.09.2014SaturdayJanmashtami, Teacher’s Day01 DayHoliday
2025.09.2015 to 26.09.2015Friday to SaturdayEid-ul-Azha02 DaysHoliday
2102.10.2015FridayBirth day of Mahatma Gandhi01 DayHoliday
2212.10.2015MondayMahalaya01 DayHoliday
2315.10.2015ThursdayHijri New Year01 DayHoliday
2419.10.2015 to 27.10.2015Monday to TuesdayDurgapuja, Muharram and Lakshmi Puja08 daysHoliday
2510.11.2015 to 14.11.2015Tuesday to SaturdayKalipuja, Birth day of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad/ National Education Day, pratipada, Bhatri Dwitiya, Children’s Day,05 DaysHoliday
2625.11.2015WednesdayBirthday of Guru Nanak01 DayHoliday
2709.12.2015WednesdayAkheri Chahar Shumba01 DayHoliday
2824.12.2015ThursdayFateha-Dwaz Daham01 DayHoliday
2925.12.2015FridayChristmas Day01 DayHoliday
30Discretion of head of the Institution 03 DaysHoliday

N.B.- 1. This holiday list shall be treated as model Holiday List for the Academic Year-2015. The adjustment in Holiday(s) is permissible as per local need for festival and for any natural disaster subject to approval of the M.C./ Administrator as the case may be. The total number of Holidays in the Academic Year would be fixed at 65 days. The Madrasah authority is not allowed to exclude National and State holiday from the total number of holidays (i.e. 65 days).

2. The Madrasah authority is not allowed to increase or decrease the total no of holidays in this academic year, which is fixed to 65 days without the written permission of the Board. Any excess holiday(s) beyond sixty five days in this academic year, enjoyed by the madrasah will be treated as unauthorized leave.

3. For hilly areas of Darjeeling, the M/A may adjust the vacation as per local environment keeping total number of holidays fixed at 65 days.

4. Any festival affected due to lunar cause, the holiday on account of the said festival would be so adjusted.

5. In case of Madrasahs where Friday is weekly holidays instead of Sunday the holiday will be changed accordingly.

6. The Board reserves the right to change the Holiday List if required.

Sd/- Syed Nurus Salam
West Bengal Board of Madrasah Education

No. 1420/Aca dated 24.11.2014

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