Chandigarh Administration Holidays 2022

Many friends keep asking me the question "is tomorrow a holiday in Chandigarh"? For the convenience of our readers, we are giving a complete list of govt holidays in Chandigarh in 2022. The list of bank holidays in Chandigarh during the year 2022 is also given on this page. Chandigarh is the capital of two states Punjab & Haryana, but is itself a Union Territory (U.T.). It has two satellite cities Mohali (Punjab) & Panchkula (Haryana) and these 3 cities are collectively referred as Tricity or Chandigarh Tricity. The list of holidays in Chandigarh is different from the govt holidays in Punjab or Haryana. So the people living in or around Chandigarh always have the confusion about holidays in Chandigarh.

Tomorrow Holiday in Chandigarh

If you are a govt employee or school teacher working in Chandigarh, you must be looking for the answer as 'YES, Tomorrow is a Holiday in Chandigarh'. Although you will get disappointed on many occassions, but if you are reading this page on 17th March 2022, then you must be happy to know that tomorrow is a holiday in Chandigarh.

The next government holiday in Chandigarh is on Friday, 3 June 2022 on the occassion of Martyrdom day of Guru Arjan Dev Ji. Guru Arjan Dev ji was the first martyr of sikh faith, who was executed on the orders of mughal emperor Jahangir..
All the govt offices and schools of Chandigarh administration will be closed on this day.
This day is also a bank holiday in Chandigarh, so all the private and public sector banks in Chandigarh will be closed on this day.
NOTE: This holiday was not in the original list of holidays issued by the Chandigarh administration. But a day before this holiday date, the administration issued a notification declaring a holiday on the occassion of Shaheedi Diwas of Guru Arjan Dev Ji which is coming on 3rd June 2022.
For more details about bank holidays in Chandigarh, check our related page:
Today Bank Open or Not in Chandigarh

Chandigarh Holidays 2022

The complete list of public holidays in govt offices of Chandigarh administration during the year 2022 is given below. The list given here is according to the list released by department of Public Relations of Chandigarh Administration. According to this list, there are 17 public holidays in Chandigarh during the year 2022.
Chandigarh Holidays 2022
HolidayHoliday DateWeekday
Republic Day26 January 2022Wednesday
Guru Ravidas Jayanti16 February 2022Wednesday
Maha Shivratri1 March 2022Tuesday
Holi18 March 2022Friday
Vaisakhi, Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Jayanti, Mahavir Jayanti14 April 2022Thursday
Good Friday15 April 2022Friday
Id-ul-Fitr3 May 2022Tuesday
Mahatama Budha Jayanti16 May 2022Monday
Muharram9 August 2022Tuesday
Independence Day15 August 2022Monday
Janmashtami19 August 2022Friday
Gandhi Jayanti2 October 2022Sunday
Dussehra (Vijay Dasami)5 October 2022Wednesday
Diwali24 October 2022Monday
Govardhan Puja25 October 2022Tuesday
Guru Nanak Dev Ji Birthday8 November 2022Tuesday
Guru Gobind Singh Ji Birthday29 December 2022Thursday

Bank Holidays in Chandigarh 2022

The complete list of bank holidays in Chandigarh U.T. during the year 2022 is given below. It is important to note that the bank holidays are not same throughout the country. The list is issued by the respective state governments according to the directions of Ministry of Finance, Government of India. According to the list issued by Chandigarh administration, there are 16 bank holidays in Chandigarh during the year 2022.
Note: Few holidays like Ram Navami (21st April), Guru Arjan Dev Ji Shaheedi Gurpurab (14th June), Kabir Jayanti etc. holidays were not there in the original list released by the Chandigarh administration. These holidays were declared separately by issuing notifications just before these holiday dates.
Bank Holidays in Chandigarh 2022
HolidayHoliday DateWeekday
Republic Day26 January 2022Wednesday
Guru Ravidas Jayanti16 February 2022Wednesday
Maha Shivratri1 March 2022Tuesday
Holi18 March 2022Friday
Annual Closing of Accounts Day1 April 2022Friday
Vaisakhi, Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Jayanti, Mahavir Jayanti14 April 2022Thursday
Good Friday15 April 2022Friday
Id-ul-Fitr3 May 2022Tuesday
Mahatama Budha Jayanti16 May 2022Monday
Independence Day15 August 2022Monday
Janmashtami19 August 2022Friday
Gandhi Jayanti2 October 2022Sunday
Dussehra (Vijay Dasami)5 October 2022Wednesday
Diwali24 October 2022Monday
Guru Nanak Dev Ji Gurpurab8 November 2022Tuesday
Guru Gobind Singh Ji Birthday29 December 2022Thursday

Other than these holidays banks will remain closed on all Sundays and also on 2nd/4th Saturdays of each month.