Thursday , September 29 2022

National Holidays in Pakistan in 2022

Saturday 01 January 2022 Bank Holidays in Pakistan

01st January 2022 Bank Holidays in Pakistan for all the private and government banks are closed in this day because it was closing the last six months turnover by the order of the state bank of Pakistan also closed for a public of this day but all the employees are working and remained in the banks.

01-07-2022 Bank Holidays in Pakistan

In this duration of the day, all of us are closing the whole bank drafts, remittances, cheques, deposits, and payments schedule to provide to the customers within due dates that were promised to the businessmen and local or VIP persons.

Pakistan State Bank is closed on 01/01/2022 because it was under the jurisdiction all the bank branches all over the country is remaining closed for the public and citizens but individually it was properly continuous worked to fulfill the calculation of the 06 months (180) days period of time in which the entire transactions are being to interbank transfer and other.

The employees of the banks are seen all one by one face to face and verified him then it was obtaining the profit and loss in the duration of that day. The manager of the bank is crossed checked the big transactions are holding in the last few days. So in the last, it was getting out the final result in the shape of the total profit of 01st January to 30th June 2022 and presenting the report to the owner of the bank and state bank.

That reason Bank Holidays in Pakistan Saturday, January 01, 2022, is held and the whole activities are banned on this date on 1 January Bank Holiday 2022 in Pakistan. We are informed the people can’t go to the bank holiday 01st January 2022 and remained in houses for a further procedure next day 02nd January 2022 banks are opened now.

♥Closed Bank Holidays in Pakistan 1 January 2022♥


The Government of Pakistan Ministry of Interior has issued Notification No. 10/12/2022-Public Islamabad, dated 10th December 2022. The Public and Optional holidays regarding festivals of Muslims and Minorities for the Calendar Year 2022 would be as under:


Sr. Name of Occasion Days Dates during the year 2022
1 Kashmir Day Friday 5,h February. 2022
2 Pakistan Day Tuesday 23rd March 2022
3 Labour Day Saturday 01 May 2022
4 Bd-after. (I1 Shawal 1442A.H) Friday, Saturday, Sunday 14 15 and 16th May 2022
5 Bd-uFAzha, (101h ZiHajl442 A.H) Wednesday. Thursday and Friday 21 July,22nd, and 23 July 2022
6 Independence Day Saturday 14th August 2022
7 Ashura (9th & 10 Mohanam 1443 A.H) Wednesday and Thursday 18th & 19,h August 2022
8 Eid Milad-un-Nabi (12 Rabi ul  Awwal 1443A.H) Tuesday 19* October. 2022
9 Quaid-e-Azam Day/ Christmas Saturday 25* December 2022
10 Day after Christmas Sunday 26* December 2022 (For Christians only)
  1. The following will be Bank Holidays. However, on these days the Banks / DFIs /MFBs will remain closed for the public but NOT for their employees:


  • In the case of Muslim Festivals, the dates of Holidays are based on anticipated dates and are subject to the appearance of the moon for which separate notification will be issued by M/o Interior.

Optional Holidays in Pakistan 2022


Name of Occasion Days

Dates during the year 2022

1 New Year Day Friday 01 January 2022
2 Basant Panchami Tuesday 16th Feb 2022
3 Shivaratri Thursday 22 March 2022
4* Shab-e-Meraj (27 Rajab 1442 A.H] Friday 12 March 2022
5 Holi Sunday or Monday 28th Or 29,h March 2022
6 Dulhandi Monday 29 March 2022
7* Shab-e-Barat (15,h Shaban 1442 A.H) Monday 29 March. 2022
8 Good Friday Friday 2nd April 2022
9 Easter/ Day After Easter Sunday Sunday/Monday 4m/5,h April, 2022
10 Baisakhi Wednesday 14f* April. 2022
11 Eid-e-Rizwan (Bahai’s Community only) Wednesday 21st April 2022
12 Buddha Purnima Wednesday 26m May 2022
13 Nauroze (Parsi’s New Year Day) Monday 16th August 2022
14 Birthday of Lord Zoroaster (Khordad Sal) Saturday 21sf August. 2022
15 Janam Ashtami Monday 23rd August 2022
16* Chehlum (20 Safar 1443 AH) Tuesday 28,h September 2022
17 Durga Puja Monday 13 September 2022
18 Dussehra Wednesday 15,h September 2022
19* Giyarvee Shareef (1 l,h Rabi- Us-Sani 1443 AH) Monday 18,h October 2022
20 Birthday of Guru Valmik Swami Ji Wednesday 20,h October 2022
21 Diwali Thursday 4th November 2022
22 Guru Nanak Dev Jee Birthday Thursday 18,h November 2022