(LAWAZIMA A OFFICE MANAGEMENT)
HIGH COURT, APPELLATE SIDE CALCUTTA
3, Esplanade Row (West),
Kolkata – 700 001
West Bengal Judicial Academy,
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.
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.
Enclo: As stated.
(Lawazima & Office Management)
LIST OF HOLIDAYS to be observed by the CITY CIVIL COURT AT CALCUTTA IN THE YEAR 2022
|Name of Holidays||English Dates||Days of the week||Number of days|
|New Year’s Day||January 1st||Saturday||1 day|
|Swami Vivekananda’s Birthday||January 12th||Wednesday||1 day|
|Republic Day||January 26th||Wednesday||1 day|
|Saraswati Puja||February 5th||Saturday||1 day|
|Shivratri||March 1st||Tuesday||1 day|
|Doljatra||March 18th||Friday||1 day|
|Holi||March 19th||Saturday||1 day|
|Chaitra Sankranti/ Baisakhi/ Birthday of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar/ Mahabir Jayanti||April 14th||Thursday||1 day|
|Bengali New Year’s day/ Good Friday||April 15th||Friday||1 day|
|Easter Saturday||April 16th||Saturday||1 day|
|Id-ul-Fitre||To be notified later on||To be notified later on||To be notified later on|
|Rabindranath Tagore’s Birthday||May 9th||Monday||1 day|
|Summer vacation||May 23 rd To May 27th||Monday to Friday||5 days|
|Id-Uz-Zoha (Bakrid)||To be notified later on||To be notified later on||To be notified later on|
|Muharram||To be notified later on||To be notified later on||To be notified later on|
|Independence Day||August 15th||Monday||1 day|
|Janmastami||August 19th||Friday||1 day|
|Annual Vacation (Including Durga Puja, Lakshmi Puja/ Fateha-Duaz-Daham, Kali Puia, Pratipada & Bhatridwitiya)||September 30th To October 27th||Friday To Thursday||28 days|
|Jagaddhatri Puja||November 2nd||Wednesday||1 day|
|Guru Nanak’s Birthday and Parswanath’s Rathajatra||November 8th||Tuesday||1 day|
|Christmas Vacation||December 26th to 31st||Monday To Saturday||6 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.
High Court Administrative Department