Telangana Government Holidays List 2018 (General & Optional). TS Govt Declared Holidays For The Year 2018. Telangana state general administration department announced the holidays for the year 2018.

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Telangana Government Holidays List 2018 (General & Optional)

For the year 2018 Telangana state general administration department announced the holidays of total 47 days with 25 days as casual holidays and another 22 days as optional holidays. These all holidays will include the festivals, general holidays and optional holidays.

The Government of Telangana hereby notifies that during the year 2018 the days specified in Annexure-I (Part I) shall be observed as General Holidays by all the State Government Offices while the days for other occasions/ festivals which fall on Sundays are shown in Annexure-I (Part II) and also notify Optional Holidays for State Government offices as shown in Annexure-II( Part I) while the days for other occasions/ festivals falling on Sundays are shown in Annexure II (Part II).

The State Government directs that all offices under State Government shall remain closed on all Sundays and Second Saturdays in all the months during the year 2018.

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In addition to the above mentioned General Holidays in Annexure I (Part I), the State Government employees may avail themselves of Optional Holidays not exceeding FIVE during the year 2018 on the festival/occasions specified in Annexure-II (Part I) to this order, at their option and irrespective of the religion to which the festival pertains. Permission to avail any of these holidays shall be applied for, in writing in advance and will normally be granted by the Superior Officer competent to grant casual leave except when the presence of an individual employee is considered necessary in exigencies of Government work.

The Government also directs that General Holidays shall not ipso-facto apply to the Industrial Establishment and Public Undertakings under the control of the State Government, the workmen engaged in Public Works Departments and Educational Institutions in this State. Separate orders regarding the festivals/occasions when these Institutions observe holidays shall be issued by the concerned Administrative Department of the Secretariat.

If there is any change of date in respect of Idu’l Fitar, Idu’l Zuha, Muharram and Id-e-Milad as per the moon sight or any other holiday declared now, it shall be announced through electronic/print media. All the Departments of Secretariat, Heads of Departments and District Collectors shall take action according to such an announcement and without waiting for formal order about the change of date.

Telangana General Holidays and Optional Holidays for the year 2018

General Holidays For TS Government 2018:-

January

1st – New Year Day,

15th – Sankranti/Pongal

26th – Republic day

February

13th – Maha sivaratri,

March

1st – Holi

26th Sri rama Navami

30th – Good friday

April

5th – Sri Rama Navami / Babu Jagjivan Ram’S Birthday

June

16th – Eidul Fitar

 

August

15th – Independence day,

22th – EIDUL AZHA (BAKRID)

September

3rd – Sri krishna astami

13th – Vinayaka chavithi

21st – SHAHADAT IMAM HUSSAIN

October

2nd – Mahtma Gandhi Jayanthi

9th – BATHUKAMMA STATING DAY

17th – Durgastami

18th – Viajaya Dasami

November

7th – Deepavali

21st – EID MILADUN NABI

23rd – Kartika purnima

December

25th – Christmas

26th – Boxing Day

The following festivals occur on Sunday and 2nd Saturday during the year 2018 :

14th Jan – BHOGI

18th March – UGADI

14th April – DR B.R Ambedkar’s birthday

Optional Holidays For TS Govt 2018:-

January :

 

16th – Kanuma,

22nd – Sri panchami

February :

1st – BIRTHDAY OF HZT. SYED MOHAMMED JUVANPURI MAHDI MA’UD (A.S.)

March:

29th – Mahaveer jayanthi

April :

18th – Basava jayanthi

May:

SHAB-E-BARAT

 

June

5th – SHAHADAT HZT ALI (A.S)

12th – SHAB-E-QADER

15th – JUMA-ATUL-WADA

August

17th – Parsi New Year’s Day

24th – Varalakshmi vratham

30th – EID-E-GHADEER

September

20th – 9th Moharram (1440H)

October

30th17th – ARBAYEEN

November

6th – Naraka chaturdhi

December

19th – YAZ DAHUM SHAREEF

24th – Christmas Eve

The following festivals occur on Sunday and 2nd Saturday during the year 2018 :

1st April – Birthday Of Hazrath Ali (A.S.)

15th April  – Shab-E-Meraj

29th April – Buddha Purnima

14th July – Ratha Yathra

26th August – Sravana purnima

  • 10th February, 2018 (Second Saturday) is working day in lieu of public holiday declared on 1st January, 2018.
  • Tamil New Year’s day on 14.01.2018 (Sunday) which would have been Optional Holiday is declared as General Holiday in view of Bhogi.
  • Maharnavami on 17.10.2018 which would have been Optional Holiday is declared as General Holiday in view of Durgastami.

TS HOLIDAYS – General Holidays and Optional Holidays for the year 2018Declared