Public Holidays in Tamil Nadu in 2020 | Office Holidays

Public Holidays in Tamil Nadu in 2020 | Office Holidays

Public holidays observed by private companies usually follow the Tamil Nadu Industrial Establishments (National and Festival Holidays) Act. The four national holidays, (26th January, 1st May, 15th August and 2nd October) are supplemented by five festival holidays selected from any of the festivals given the religious and regional interests of the employees

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Wednesday New Year's Day Regional Holiday Several states
Wednesday Pongal Regional Holiday
Thursday Thiruvalluvar Day Regional Holiday Puducherry, Tamil Nadu
Friday Uzhavar Tirunal Regional Holiday Tamil Nadu only
Sunday Republic Day Public Holiday
Wednesday Telugu New Year's Day Regional Holiday Telugu and Kannada New Year
Wednesday Bank Holiday Not A Public Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Monday Mahaveer Jayanthi Regional Holiday
Friday Good Friday Regional Holiday
Tuesday Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Regional Holiday
Tuesday Tamil New Year Regional Holiday Tamil Nadu, Puducherry
Friday Labour Day Regional Holiday Many states
Monday Ramzan Regional Holiday Most states
Saturday Bakrid Regional Holiday Many states
Tuesday Krishna Jayanthi Regional Holiday Many states
Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
Saturday Ganesh Chaturthi Regional Holiday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Sunday Ashura Regional Holiday Many states
Friday Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Public Holiday Gandhi Jayanti
Sunday Ayutha Pooja Regional Holiday Several states
Monday Dussehra Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Friday Maulud Nabi Regional Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Saturday Deepavali Regional Holiday Many states
Friday Christmas Day Regional Holiday Observed in all states

Note: The above list of Tamil Nadu holidays is applicable across the state. Also, it’s for cities listed below:

  • Chennai
  • Coimbatore
  • Madurai
  • Tiruchirappalli
  • Salem
  • Vellore
  • Tiruppur
  • Thanjavur
  • Erode
  • Thoothukudi
  • Rameswaram
  • Ooty
  • Kodaikanal
  • Hosur

Check: India Public Holidays List 2021

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