Holiday List observed by West Bengal Judicial Academy during 2022

Approved List of Holidays & Vacations of the City Civil Court, Calcutta for the year 2022 to be observed by the West Bengal Judicial Academy in the year 2022.

REGISTRAR ADMINISTRATION
(LAWAZIMA A OFFICE MANAGEMENT)
HIGH COURT, APPELLATE SIDE CALCUTTA
3, Esplanade Row (West),
Kolkata – 700 001

To

The Director,
West Bengal Judicial Academy,
AA-III/B-10, Rajarhat,
New Town,
Kolkata – 700 160

Memo No. 3309-GS Dated, Calcutta, the 10th December, 2021.

Subject: List of Holidays & Vacations to be observed by the West Bengal Judicial Academy during 2022.

Madam,

I am directed to forward herewith a copy of the approved List of Holidays & Vacations of the City Civil Court, Calcutta for the year 2022 to be observed by the West Bengal Judicial Academy in the year 2022.

Yours sincerely,

Enclo: As stated.

Registrar Administration
(Lawazima & Office Management)

LIST OF HOLIDAYS to be observed by the CITY CIVIL COURT AT CALCUTTA IN THE YEAR 2022

Name of HolidaysEnglish DatesDays of the weekNumber of days
New Year’s DayJanuary 1stSaturday1 day
Swami Vivekananda’s BirthdayJanuary 12thWednesday1 day
Republic DayJanuary 26thWednesday1 day
Saraswati PujaFebruary 5thSaturday1 day
ShivratriMarch 1stTuesday1 day
DoljatraMarch 18thFriday1 day
HoliMarch 19thSaturday1 day
Chaitra Sankranti/ Baisakhi/ Birthday of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar/ Mahabir JayantiApril 14thThursday1 day
Bengali New Year’s day/ Good FridayApril 15thFriday1 day
Easter SaturdayApril 16thSaturday1 day
Id-ul-FitreTo be notified later onTo be notified later onTo be notified later on
Rabindranath Tagore’s BirthdayMay 9thMonday1 day
Summer vacationMay 23 rd To May 27thMonday to Friday5 days
Id-Uz-Zoha (Bakrid)To be notified later onTo be notified later onTo be notified later on
MuharramTo be notified later onTo be notified later onTo be notified later on
Independence DayAugust 15thMonday1 day
JanmastamiAugust 19thFriday1 day
Annual Vacation (Including Durga Puja, Lakshmi Puja/ Fateha-Duaz-Daham, Kali Puia, Pratipada & Bhatridwitiya)September 30th To October 27thFriday To Thursday28 days
Jagaddhatri PujaNovember 2ndWednesday1 day
Guru Nanak’s Birthday and Parswanath’s RathajatraNovember 8thTuesday1 day
Christmas VacationDecember 26th to 31stMonday To Saturday6 days

Note 1: Executive Holidays on account of Netaji’s Birthday (January 23rd), Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday (October 2nd) and Christmas Day (December 25th) fall on Sundays.

Note 2: Public Holidays on account of Second Day of Saraswati Puja (February 6th), May Day (May 1st) and Mahalaya (September 25th) fall on Sundays.

Note 3: Holidays on account of Muslim Festivals viz. Id-ul-Fitre, Id-uz-Zoha (Bakrid) and Muharram will be declared later on, depending on visibility of the moon.

Note 4: Sectional Holiday on account of Sab-E-Barat (March 19th) and Buddha Purnima (16th May) may also be granted, when possible, to the Muslim and Budhhist employees respectively.

Note 5: In accordance with Full Court resolution dated 6.8.1992 Second and Fourth Saturdays of the respective calendar month have been declared as Court Holidays.

Note 6: In accordance with the Full Court resolution dated 1.12.2015 in the event of High Court declares as unscheduled Holiday, The Hon’ble The Chief Justice may exercise discretion to declare any “Non-working Day” as “Working Day” upon 07 (seven) days’ notice, on consultation with Bar.

Note 7: Chief Judge, City Civil Court, Calcutta may be empowered to declare local Holidays not exceeding 2 (two) days in a year according to prevalent customs in consultation with the Judical Bar Association.

By Order

Registrar General
High Court Administrative Department

No. 3309-GS dated 10.12.2021, Source