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Ashura in Bangladesh

Is Ashura a Public Holiday?

Ashura is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2020 it falls on a Saturday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Saturday opening hours.

Ashura Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2015–2021.

Note: Government offices and most businesses are closed during a public holiday.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatOct 24AshuraPublic Holiday
2016TueOct 11AshuraPublic Holiday
2017SunOct 1AshuraPublic Holiday
2018FriSep 21AshuraPublic Holiday
2019TueSep 10AshuraPublic Holiday
2020SatAug 29AshuraPublic Holiday
2021ThuAug 19AshuraPublic Holiday

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