Sikkim Holidays 2018 For Government Staff
March 3, 2018
In an offer for its workers, the government of Sikkim has announced forty-three days’ general public holidays, that comprises 4 restricted ones, for the calender year 2018.Out of the forty three public holidays, 5 of these holidays will be on Sundays. Sikkim adapts a 6-day working week for its staffs.
An authorized notice published claimed there will be 43 days’ public holidays during 2018 calendar year apart from four restricted holidays of which only one day can be availed by government employees.
“The Governor of Sikkim is convinced to announce the 43 days mentioned in the following schedule to be treated as Public Holidays across all Government organizations, Public Sector Undertakings, PSUs and educational institutions falling under Govt. of Sikkim during the calendar year 2018”, the official notification claimed.
Last year in 2017, the number of public holidays for the calendar year 2017 was 37. Following are the 2018 restricted holidays in sikkim
|29.5.2018||Tenzing Norgay Sherpa Day|
|6.7.2018||Dalai Lama Jayanthi|
|Jan-01||Monday||New Year Day|
|Apr-14||Saturday||Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti|
|Jul-22||Sunday||Guru Rimpoche’s Thungkar Tshechu|
|Aug-08||Wednesday||Tendong Lho Rum Faat|
|Dec-22||Saturday||Teyongsi Sirjunga Sawan Tongam|