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Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom Day in India

Is Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom Day a Public Holiday?

Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom Day is an optional holiday. Employment and holiday laws in India allow employees to choose a limited number of holidays from a list of optional holidays. Some employees may choose to take the day off on this day, however, most offices and businesses remain open.

Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom Day Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2015–2020.

Note: Individuals can take a limited number of restricted holidays but government offices and most businesses remain open. This system gives individuals the flexibility to take time off to celebrate a holiday within India's vast religious and cultural society.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015TueNov 24Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom DayRestricted Holiday
2016ThuNov 24Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom DayRestricted Holiday
2017FriNov 24Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom DayRestricted Holiday
2018SatNov 24Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom DayRestricted Holiday
2019SunNov 24Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom DayRestricted Holiday
2020TueNov 24Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom DayRestricted Holiday

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