List of Government & Bank Holidays in West Bengal in 2022

List of Government Holidays in West Bengal in 2022

 

The article provides a detailed month-wise holiday lists of West Bengal in 2022, inclusive of festivals, foundation days, birth anniversaries of eminent personalities and other important dates related to historical events.

Date

Day

Holidays

12th January

Wednesday

Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda

23rd January

Sunday

Birth Anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

26th January

Wednesday

Republic Day

5th February

Saturday

Saraswati Puja (Sree Panchami)

18th March

Friday

Doljatra

10th April

Sunday

Birth Anniversary of Shri Shri Harichand Thakur

14th April

Thursday

Birth Anniversary of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar and Mahavir Jayanti

15th April

Friday

Bengali New Year and Good Friday

1st May

Sunday

May Day

3rd May

Tuesday

Eid-UL-Fitr

9th May

Monday

Birth Anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore

16th May

Monday

Buddha Purnima

10th July

Sunday

Id-Ul-Zoha (Bakrid)

9th August

Tuesday

Muharram

15th August

Monday

Independence Day

25th September

Sunday

Mahalaya

2nd October

Sunday

Gandhi Jayanti and Saptami (Durga Pujo)

3rd October

Monday

Ashtami (Durga Pujo)

4th October

Tuesday

Nabami (Durga Pujo)

5th October

Wednesday

Dashami (Durga Pujo)

9th October

Sunday

Fateha-Dwaz-Daham and Laxmi Pujo

24th October

Monday

Kali Pujo

30th October

Sunday

Chhath Pujo

8th November

Tuesday

Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak

List of Bank Holidays in West Bengal in 2022

 

Here are the following bank holidays in West Bengal in 2022:

Date

Day

Holidays

8th January

Saturday

2nd Saturday Bank Holiday

12th January

Wednesday

Swami Vivekananda Jayanti

22nd January

Saturday

4th Saturday Bank Holiday

23rd January

Sunday

Birthday of Netaji

26th January

Wednesday

Republic Day

5th February

Saturday

Saraswati Puja (Shree Panchami) or Basanta Panchami

12th February

Saturday

2nd Saturday Bank Holiday

26th February

Saturday

4th Saturday Bank Holiday

12th March

Saturday

2nd Saturday Bank Holiday

18th March

Friday

Doljatra

26th March

Saturday

4th Saturday Bank Holiday

9th April

Saturday

2nd Saturday Bank Holiday

14th April

Thursday

Dr Ambedkar Jayanti and Mahavir Jayanti

15th April

Friday

Good Friday and Bengali New Year

23rd April

Saturday

4th Saturday Bank Holiday

1st May

Sunday

May Day or Labour day

3rd May

Tuesday

Eid al-Fitr

9th May

Monday

Guru Rabindranath Jayanti

14th May

Saturday

2nd Saturday Bank Holiday

16th May

Monday

Buddha Purnima

28th May

Saturday

4th Saturday Bank Holiday

11th June

Saturday

2nd Saturday Bank Holiday

25th June

Saturday

4th Saturday Bank Holiday

9th July

Saturday

2nd Saturday Bank Holiday

10th July

Sunday

Eid al-Zuha

23rd July

Saturday

4th Saturday Bank Holiday

9th August

Tuesday

Muharram (Ashoora)

13th August

Saturday

2nd Saturday Bank Holiday

15th August

Monday

Independence Day

27th August

Saturday

4th Saturday Bank Holiday

10th September

Saturday

2nd Saturday Bank Holiday

24th September

Saturday

4th Saturday Bank Holiday

25th September

Sunday

Mahalaya Amavasya

2nd October

Sunday

Durga Puja Saptami and Gandhi Jayanti

3rd October

Monday

Durga puja Astami

4th October

Tuesday

Durga Puja Navami

5th October

Wednesday

Vijaya Dashami

8th October

Saturday

2nd Saturday Bank Holiday

9th October

Sunday

Lakshmi Puja

22nd October

Saturday

4th Saturday Bank Holiday

24th October

Monday

Diwali or Kali Puja

8th November

Tuesday

Birth Day of Guru Nanak

12th November

Saturday

2nd Saturday Bank Holiday

26th November

Saturday

4th Saturday Bank Holiday

10th December

Saturday

2nd Saturday Bank Holiday

24th December

Saturday

4th Saturday Bank Holiday

25th December

Sunday

Christmas

The above lists of monthly government and bank holidays in West Bengal will help individuals plan their vacations and other engagements hassle-free.

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