National Public Holidays in Pakistan 2020
Today the Government of Pakistan the Ministry of Interior has announced Public Holidays in Pakistan 2020 Gazette Leaves especially for the Muslims and Minorities on 05th December 2019. All the people can avail of these Public Holidays 2020 in this fiscal year and enjoy it very much.
In these days the jobholders including the Govt. of Federal, Punjab, Sindh, Baluchistan, Gilgit Baltistan, Azad Jammu, and Kashmir, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) the entire employees to leave for walked in the various places with him families and celebrated the Pakistan Public Holidays 2020 for the calendar year 2020.
2020 Pakistan Holidays in which are the following breaks of Kashmir Day, Pakistan Day, Labour Day, Eid-ul-Fitr, Eid-ul-Azha, Independence Day, Ashura (09th & 10th Muharram ul Haram), Eid Milad-un-Nabi (12th Rabi-ul-Awal), Quaid-e-Azam Day and Christmas are celebrating Gazette Holidays in Pakistan 2020.
All-Gazette Leave Public Holidays in Pakistan 2020
|Sr. #||Name of Occasion||Days|
|01||Kashmir Day||Wednesday||05th February 2020|
|02||Pakistan Day||Monday||23rd March 2020|
|03||Labour Day||Friday||01st May 2020|
|04||Eid-ul-Fitr (01st Shawal 1442 A.H)||Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday||25th, 26th, and 27th May 2020|
|05||Eid-ul-Azha (10th Zil Haj 1442 AH)||Friday, Saturday and Sunday||31st July, 01st and 2nd August 2020|
|06||Independence Day||Friday||14th August 2020|
|07||Ashura (09th & 10th Moharram 1442 A.H)||Saturday & Sunday||29th & 30th August 2020|
|08||Eid Milad-un-Nabi (S.A.W) (12th Rabi-ul-Awwal 1442 A.H)||Friday||30th October 2020|
|09||Quaid-e-Azam Day/ Christmas||Friday||25th December 2020|
|10||Day After Christmas||Saturday||26th December 2020 (For Christians Only)|
The following will be Bank Holidays. However, on these days the Banks / DFIs /MFBs will remain closed for public but NOT for their employees:
|01st January 2020 (Wednesday)|
|24th April 2020 (Friday) corresponding to 01st Ramazan 1441 AH (subject to appearance of the moon).|
|01st July 2020 (Wednesday)|
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 Public Holidays in Pakistan 2020
Muslims festivals Gazette Holidays 2020 are coming now in the New Year 2020 and people enjoy yourself in this period of leave conducted in the different days of a year.
Optional Pakistan Public Holidays in 2020 all the minority inhabitants are enjoying the optional holidays are denominational and may be allowed at the discretion of the Head of Office, provided that work is not suffered.
A Government servant should not ordinarily be refused an Optional Holiday that is of religious significance to him and the refusal is likely to decrease the number of such holidays to which she/ he is entitled. People can also allow the Gazette Holidays in 2020 in Pakistan by the upper management of our country.
The Public and Optional Holidays for the year 2020 regarding festivals of Muslims and Minorities for the Calendar Year 2020 would be as under:
Optional Holidays 2020 in Pakistan
|Name of Occasion||Days|
|1||New Year Day||Wednesday||01st January 2020|
|2||Basant Panchami||Wednesday||29th January 2020|
|3||Shivaratri||Friday||21st February 2020|
|4||Holi||Monday||09th March 2020|
|5||Dulhandi||Tuesday||10th March 2020|
|6||Shab-e-Meraj (27th Rajab 1441 A.H)||Monday||23rd March 2020|
|7||Shab-e-Barat (15th Shaban 1441 A.H)||Thursday||09th April 2020|
|8||Good Friday||Friday||10th April 2020|
|09||Easter / Day After Easter||Sunday & Monday||12th and 13th April 2020|
|10||Baisakhi||Monday||13th April 2020|
|11||Eid-e-Rizwan (Bahai’s Community only)||Monday||20th April 2020|
|12||Buddha Purnima||Thursday||07th May 2020|
|13||Janam Ashtami||Tuesday||11th August 2020|
|14||Nauroze (Parsi’s New Year Day)||Sunday||16th August 2020|
|15||Birthday of Lord Zoroaster (Khordad Sal)||Friday||21st August 2020|
|16||Chehlum (20th Safar 1442 A.H)||Thursday||08th October 2020|
|17||Durga Pooja||Friday||23rd October 2020|
|18||Dussehra||Sunday||25th October 2020|
|19||Birthday of Guru Valmik Sawami Ji||Saturday||31st October 2020|
|20||Diwali||Saturday||14th November 2020|
|21||Guru Nanak’s Birthday||Monday||30th November 2020|
|22||Ghayarvi Shareef (11th Rabi-Us-Sani 1442 A.H)||Saturday||28th November 2020|