List of Holiday

Holiday Date Month Day Remarks
National Day of Sri Lanka 04 February Thursday 01 day
International Mother Language Day 21 February Sunday Weekly Holiday
Mahasivarathri Day 07 March Monday 01 day
Birthday of the Father of the Nation 17 March Thursday 01 day
National Day of Bangladesh 26 March Saturday Weekly Holiday
Bengali New Year/            Sinhala Tamil New Year 14 April Thursday 01 day
May Day 01 May Sunday Weekly Holiday
Vesak Full Moon Poya Day/ Buddha Purnima* 21 May Saturday Weekly Holiday
Day following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day 22 May Sunday Weekly Holiday
Shab-E-Barat* 23 May Monday 01 day
Juma-Tul-Bida 01 July Friday 01 day
Shab-E-Kadar* 03 July Sunday Weekly Holiday
Eid-Ul Fitr* 05-07 July Tuesday-Thursday 03 days
National Mourning Day 15 August Monday 01 day
Jonmashtomi 25 August Thursday 01 day
Eid-Ul-Azha* 11-13 September Sunday-Tuesday 02 days (+01 Weekly Holiday)
Durgapuja 11 October Tuesday 01 day
Ashura* 12 October Wednesday 01 day
Deepavali Festival 29 October Saturday Weekly Holiday
Eid-E-Miladunnabi* 12 December Monday 01 day
Victory Day 16 December Friday 01 day
Christmas Day 25 December Sunday Weekly Holiday

* subjected to the appearance of the moon