2019 Manipur National and Regional Public Holidays

January 01 New Year’s Day
January 26 Republic Day
February 15 Lui-Ngai-Ni
March 21 Yaosang 2nd day
April 01 Bank Holiday
April 06 Sajibu Nongmapanba
April 19 Good Friday
May 01 May Day
June 05 Idul Fitr
August 12 Idul Juha
August 13 Patriot’s Day
August 15 Independence Day
October 02 Mahatma Gandhi Birthday
October 08 Dussehra
October 27 Deewali
October 30 Ningol Chakkouba
November 01 Kut
December 25 Christmas Day


Only the secular holidays of Republic Day, Independence Day and Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday are observed nationally.

Public Holidays in India tend to be observed on a strictly regional basis. The above dates correspond to the holidays of the Indian government, when government offices will be closed throughout the country. In addition, there are many festivals and fairs that are also observed in some states as holidays, the dates of which vary from year to year.

Muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon and the dates given above are the latest known dates.

Although not government official holidays, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day are observed nationally.