BD Holidays List 2020 – Bank Holidays Public National Holidays

BD Holidays List 2020 – Bank Holidays Public National Holidays

BD Govt Holidays List 2020, Bank Holidays Public National Holidays. We are human being. Now a day we are too Much Busy about work. Day by Day we are becoming Mechanical. So we Really need to BD Govt Holidays in 2020. The holidays carry a lot of happiness & peace toward our busy lives. We all Obviously want to take Pleasure in our holidays. But getting holidays is very tough.

Particularly, who are working i private companies, They get Public Holidays on the odd occasion. However, There are some required holidays from the Government, Which are to be pursued by all the public and private companies. There are many people in our country who do not have enough ideas regarding public Holiday.

BD GOVT Holidays List 2020

on 29th October ( Monday ) 2018, The cabinet of Bangladesh has been approved the list of holidays for the year of 2020. In the next year 2020, there will be total 22 days of Holidays, including holidays in the general and executive order like this year 2019. From them, it has been three days in the weekly on holiday on Friday Saturday.

List of Holidays in Bangladesh in 2020

Day Date Holidy Name Type Comments
Friday Feb 21 Language Martyrs’ Day National Holiday International Mother Language Day
Tuesday Mar 17 Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birthday National Holiday Father of National Bangladesh
Tuesday Mar 26 Independence Day National Holiday  
Tuesday Apr 09 Shab e-Barat Goverment Holidy 15 sha’aban
Tuesday Apr 14 Bengali New Year National Holiday Pahela Boishakh
Friday May 01 Labour Day National Holiday International Worker’s Day
Tuesday May 07 Buddha Purnima National Holiday Bith of Buddha
Wedbesday May 20 Night of Destiny National Holiday Celebrated on the 27th day of Ramadan
Friday May 22 Jumatul Bidah National Holiday Last Friday of the month of Ramadan
Sunday May 24 Eid al-Fitr National Holiday Edn of Ramadan
Monday May 25 Eid al-Fitr Holiday National Holiday  
Tuesday May 26 Eid al-Fitr Holiday National Holiday  
Friday Jul 31 Eid-ul-Azha National Holiday Feast of the Sacrifice
Saturday Aug 01 Eid-ul-Azha Holiday National Holiday  
Sunday Aug 02 Eid-ul-Azha Holiday National Holiday  
Tuesday Aug 11 Janmashtami National Holiday  
Saturday Aug 15 National Mourning Day National Holiday  
Saturday Aug 29 Ashura National Holiday 10th day of Maharram
Sunday Oct 25 Durga puja National Holiday  
Thursday Oct 29 Maulud National Holiday Birthday of prophet Muhammead
Wednesday Dec 16 Victory Day National Holiday  
Friday Dec 25 Christmas Day National Holiday  

At the prime Minister’s Office, 2020 year’s holidays are approved in the Canbinet Beeting on Monday October 29th, 2018. This meeting is held by prime Minister Sheikh Hasian. After the meeting, the Cabinet Secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam told the press briefing at the secretariat office.

Bangladesh All Holidays in 2020

 The cabinet secretary said that, National Day and the important religious days of different communities will have 14 days in normal holidays. Weekly holidays ( Friday and Saturday ) are in 3 days in normal holiday. Apart from this, there are six days in the executive order of the Bengali New Year and on various important religious days. These BD Govt holidays will not are Friday and Saturday.

Apart from this, there have also been optional holidays for different religious ceremonies and small ethnic groups.

Public / General Holidays 2020

  • * On 21st February, Shahid Day and International Mother Language Day,
  • * On 17th March, The birthday of Father of the Nation Bangladesh Sheikh Mujibur Rahman,
  • * On 26th March Independence and National Day, Day of May 1,
  • * On 18th May Buddha purnima,
  • * On 31st May Jumatul Bida,
  • * On 5th June Eid-ul-Fitr,
  • *On 12th August Eid-ul-Azha,
  • * On 15th August National Mourning Day
  • * On 23rd August Happy Janmadhtami,
  • * On 8th bOctober Durga puji ( Bijoya Doshimi) ,
  • * On 10th November, EID-e-Milladunnabi ( peace be upon him)
  • * On 16th December Victory Day of and
  • * On 25th  December Jesus Christ’s Birthday ( Christmas)

Vacation Holiday 2020 by executive order:

Date   Day Name of the Holiday Total Holiday
14th April Sunday Bengali New Year 01
21st April Sunday Shab-E- Borat 01
2nd June Sunday Shab-E- Kodar 01
4th and 6th June Thursday & Thursday The days before and after the Eid-ul-Fitr 02
11th and 13th August Sunday & Thursday The days before and after the Eid-ul-Azha 02
10 th September Thursday Asura 01

Muslim Festival Holiday 2020

Date Day Name of the Holyday Total Holiday
4th April Thursday Shab-E-Meraz 01
7th June Friday The days before and after the Eid ul Fitr 01
14th August Wednesday The days before and after the Eid ul Azha 01
23rd October Wednesday Akheri Chahar Somba 01
9th December Monday Father-e-Yazdahm 01
Total     05


  • All Muslim Additional Holiday are dependent on seeing the Moon.
  • A Mislim employee can choose maximum of 3 day additional hholidays.

Hindu Festival Holiday In Bangladesh

Date Day Name of the Holyday Total Holiday
10th February Sunday Sri Sri Saraswati puji 01
4th March Monday Sri Sri Shibratri Broto 01
21st March Thursday Shuvo Dolzatra 01
3rd April Wednesday Arrival Day of Sri Sri Harichand Tagore 01
28th September Saturday Shuvo Mohaloya 01
7th October Monday Sri Sri Durga puji( Nobomi) 01
13th October Sunday Sri Sri Laxmi puji 01
27th October Sunday Sri Sri Laxmi puji 01
Total     08

Christion Festival Festival Holidays 2019

Date day Name of the Holidays Total Holidays
1st January Tuesday English New Year 01
6st March Wednesday Ash Wednesday 01
18th April Thursday Glory on Thursday 01
19th April Friday Glory on Friday 01
20th April Saturday Glory on Saturday 01
20st April Sunday Easter Sunday 01
24th & 26th December Tuesday & Thursday The birth anniversary of jesus Christ ( before and after Christmas) 02

Buddhist Festival Holidays 2020

Date Day Name of the Holiday Total Holidays
19th February Tuesday Maghi purnima 01
13th April Saturday Chaitroshongkranti 01
16th July Tuesday Ashari purnima 01
13th September Friday Modhu purnima 01
13th October Sunday Probarona purnima 01
Total     05

Optional leave ( For the employees of the minority community in the Chittagong Hill Tracts area and beyond ) : On 12th and 15th April, Baisabi and other small ethic groups of the Chittagong Hill Tracts are similar social festivals.

There were 22 days also of official leaves in the running  year 2018; from them, seven days have passed on the weekly holiday. So in the next year 2019, the government officers and employees can enjoy the BD Govt Holiday 2019 for a long time, said by Shafiul Alam.

Note that in the year 2018, there were total 22 days leave for holidays with the general and executive order. There had been 7 days including Friday and Saturday.

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