Wednesday , October 27 2021

Public Holidays in Pakistan 2021 Gazette Leaves

Gazette Leaves Public Holidays in Pakistan 2021

National Public Holidays in Pakistan 2021

Today the Government of Pakistan the Ministry of Interior has announced Public Holidays in Pakistan 2021 Gazette Leaves especially for the Muslims and Minorities on 05th December 2019. All the people can avail of these Bank Public Holidays 2021 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 their families and celebrated the Pakistan Public Holidays 2021 for the calendar year 2021.

2021 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 2021.

Public Holidays in Pakistan 2021 PDF Download

All-Gazette Leave Public Holidays in Pakistan 2021

Pakistan Public Holidays 2021 Year


Name of Occasion Days

Dates during the year 2021


Kashmir Day Friday 5,h February. 2021
2 Pakistan Day Tuesday

23rd March 2021


Labour Day Saturday

 01 May 2021


Bd-uFRtr. (I*1 Shawal 1442A.H) Friday, Saturday, Sunday

14 15th and 16th May 2021


Bd-uFAzha, (101h ZiHajl442 A.H) Wednesday. Thursday and Friday 21*’ July,22nd and 23^d July 2021
6 Independence Day Saturday

14th August 2021


Ashura (9th & 10 Mohanam 1443 A.H) Wednesday and Thursday 18th & 19,h August 2021
8 Eid Milad-un-Nabi (12 Rabi ul  Awwal 1443A.H) Tuesday

19* October. 2021


Quaid-e-Azam Day/ Christmas Saturday 25 December 2021
10 Day after Christmas Sunday

26 December 2021 (For Christians only)

  1. The following will be Bank Holidays. However, on these days the Banks / DFIs /MFBs will remain closed for public but NOT for their employees:
Sr. No. Day/ Date
1  01 January 2021 (Friday)
2 14th April 2021 (Wednesday) corresponding to 1* Ramazan 1442AH (subject to appearance of the moon).
3 01st July. 2021 (Thursday)

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 Public Holidays in Pakistan 2021

Muslims festivals Gazette Holidays 2021 are coming now in the New Year 2021 and people enjoy themselves in this period of leave conducted in the different days of a year.

Optional Pakistan Public Holidays in 2021 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 2021 in Pakistan by the upper management of our country.

The Public and Optional Holidays for the year 2021 regarding festivals of Muslims and Minorities for the Calendar Year 2021 would be as under:

Optional Holidays 2021 in Pakistan

Pakistan Optional Holidays in Pakistan 2021


Name of Occasion Days

Dates during the year 2021

1 New Year Day Friday 01 January 2021
2 Basant Panchami Tuesday 16th Feb 2021
3 Shivaratri Thursday 22 March 2021
4* Shab-e-Meraj (27 Rajab 1442 A.H] Friday 12 March 2021
5 Holi Sunday or Monday 28th Or 29,h March 2021
6 Dulhandi Monday 29 March 2021
7* Shab-e-Barat (15,h Shaban 1442 A.H) Monday 29 March. 2021
8 Good Friday Friday 2nd April 2021
9 Easter/ Day After Easter Sunday Sunday/Monday 4m/5,h April, 2021
10 Baisakhi Wednesday 14f* April. 2021
11 Eid-e-Rizwan (Bahai’s Community only) Wednesday 21st April 2021
12 Buddha Purnima Wednesday 26m May 2021
13 Nauroze (Parsi’s New Year Day) Monday 16th August 2021
14 Birthday of Lord Zoroaster (Khordad Sal) Saturday 21sf August. 2021
15 Janam Ashtami Monday 23rd August 2021
16* Chehlum (20 Safar 1443 AH) Tuesday 28,h September 2021
17 Durga Puja Monday 13 September 2021
18 Dussehra Wednesday 15,h September 2021
19* Giyarvee Shareef (1 l,h Rabi- Us-Sani 1443 AH) Monday 18,h October 2021
20 Birthday of Guru Valmik Swami Ji Wednesday 20,h October 2021
21 Diwali Thursday 4th November 2021
22 Guru Nanak Dev Jee Birthday Thursday 18,h November 2021