List of holidays

SL. NO.

HOLIDAY

 

DATE

DAY OF WEEK

COUNTRY

1

NEW YEAR’S DAY

 

1ST JANUARY

WEDNESDAY

GHANA

2

ID-E-MILAD (Birthday of Prophet Mohammad)

14TH JANUARY

TUESDAY

INDIA

3

REPUBLIC DAY

 

26TH JANUARY

SUNDAY

INDIA

4

INDEPENDENCE DAY (GHANA)

 

6TH MARCH

THURSDAY

GHANA

5

HOLI

 

17TH MARCH

MONDAY

INDIA

6

RAM NAVAMI

 

8TH APRIL

TUESDAY

INDIA

7

MAHAVIR JAYANTI

13TH APRIL

 

SUNDAY

INDIA

8

GOOD FRIDAY

18TH APRIL

 

FRIDAY

GHANA/INDIA

9

EASTER MONDAY

21ST  APRIL

 

MONDAY

GHANA

10

MAY DAY

 

1ST MAY

THURSDAY

GHANA

11

BUDDHA PURNIMA

14TH MAY

WEDNESDAY

INDIA

12

AFRICAN UNION DAY

25TH MAY

SUNDAY

GHANA

 

13

REPUBLIC DAY (GHANA)

1ST JULY

TUESDAY

GHANA

14

IDU’L FITR

29TH JULY

TUESDAY

INDIA

 

15

EID UL-FETR

8TH AUGUST

FRIDAY

GHANA

 

16

INDEPENDENCE DAY

15TH AUGUST

FRIDAY

INDIA

17

JANMASHTAMI

 

18TH AUGUST

MONDAY

INDIA

18

FOUNDER’S DAY

 

21ST SEPTEMBER

SUNDAY

GHANA

19

MAHATMA GHANDHI’S BIRTHDAY

 

2ND OCTOBER

THURSDAY

INDIA

20

DUSSEHRA (VIJAYA DHAHAMI)

3RD OCTOBER

FRIDAY

INDIA

21

IDU’L ZUHA (BAKRID)*

6TH OCTOBER

MONDAY

INDIA

 

22

EID UL-ADHA

15TH OCTOBER

WEDNESDAY

GHANA

 

23

DIWALI (Deepavali)

23RD  OCTOBER

THURSDAY

 

INDIA

24

UNITED NATIONS DAY

24TH OCTOBER

FRIDAY

GHANA

 

25

MUHARRAM

 

4TH NOVEMBER

TUESDAY

INDIA

26

GURU NANAK’S BIRTHDAY

 

6TH NOVEMBER

THURSDAY

INDIA

27

FARMER’S DAY

5TH DECEMBER

FRIDAY

GHANA

 

28

CHRISTMAS DAY

25TH DECEMBER

THURSDAY

GHANA/INDIA

29

BOXING DAY

26TH DECEMBER

FRIDAY

GHANA

*Subjected to change in dates as per Govt. notification