Today the State Government Tamil Nadu published the new list of public holidays for government offices and banks during the year 2022. The detailed list contains 23 holidays including Pongal holidays in 2022.
The Tamil Nadu Government G.O. No.935 stated that the holidays declared under Negotiable Instrument Act 2881 for all the state government offices and all commercial banks including co-operative banks in Tamil Nadu for the year 2022. The original holiday order PDF link is given below for your ready reference…
PUBLIC (MISCELLANEOUS) DEPARTMENT
G.O.Ms.NO.935, Dated the 02nd November 2021
பிலவ, ஐப்பசி – 16
திருவள்ளுவர் ஆண்டு 2052
Holidays – Public Holidays under Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 for the State Government Offices and all Commerical Banks including Co-operative Banks in Tamil Nadu for the year 2022 – Orders issued.
G.O. Ms.No.554, Public (Misc.) Department, dated 27.10.2020
Reserve Bank of India letter No. CHN. HRMD C4D. No. S527/ 04.01.001 / 2021-2022, dated: 08.07.2021.
The Government of Tamil Nadu pass the following orders in regard to the observance of Holidays in the State of Tamil Nadu for the year 2022:-
(i) Public Holidays: The Holidays declared under the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 (Central Act XXVI of 1881) indicated in the notification appended to this order will be punished in the Tamil Nadu Government Gazette.
(ii) Government Holidays:- The Government direct that all the offices under the control of the Government of Tamil Nadu be closed on:-
(a) The dates specified in the notification appended to this order (expect Annual Closing of Bank Accounts on 01.04.2022)
(b) All Saturdays and Sundays in the year 2022.
The above notified Public Holidays shall Holidays shall also apply to all State Govermnment Undertakings/ Corporations/ Boards, etc.
(By Order of the Governor)
Chief Secretary to Government
Tamil Nadu Govt Holiday List 2022
|1 January 2022||Saturday||New Year’s Day|
|14 January 2022||Friday||Pongal|
|15 January 2022||Saturday||Thiruvalluvar Day|
|16 January 2022||Sunday||Uzhavar Thirunal|
|18 January 2022||Tuesday||Thai Poosam|
|26 January 2022||Wednesday||Republic Day|
|1 April 2022||Friday||*Annual Closing of Accounts for Commercial Banks & Co-operative Banks|
|2 April 2022||Saturday||Telugu New Year’s Day|
|14 April 2022||Thursday||Tamil New Year’s Day / Dr B.R. Ambedkar;s Birthday / Mahaveer Jayanti|
|15 April 2022||Friday||Good Friday|
|1 May 2022||Sunday||May Day|
|3 May 2022||Tuesday||Ramzan (Idu’l Fitr)|
|10 July 2022||Sunday||Bakrid (Idul Azha)|
|9 August 2022||Tuesday||Muharram|
|15 August 2022||Monday||Independence Day|
|19 August 2022||Friday||Krishna Jayanthi|
|31 August 2022||Wednesday||Vinayagar Chaturthi|
|2 October 2022||Sunday||Gandhi Jayanti|
|4 October 2022||Tuesday||Ayhtha Pooja|
|5 October 2022||Wednesday||Vijaya Dashami|
|9 October 2022||Sunday||Milad-un-Nabi|
|24 October 2022||Monday||Deepavali|
|25 December 2022||Sunday||Christmas Day|