Authorized Holidays for 2017
AMERICAN CONSULATE GENERAL KOLKATA, INDIA
|January 2*||Monday||New Year’s Day||American|
|January 16||Monday||Birthday of Martin Luther King Jr.||American|
|January 26||Thursday||Republic Day||Indian|
|February 20||Monday||Washington’s Birthday||American|
|April 14||Friday||Good Friday||Indian|
|May 29||Monday||Memorial Day||American|
|July 4||Tuesday||Independence Day||American|
|August 15||Tuesday||Indian Independence Day||Indian|
|September 4||Monday||Labor Day||American|
|September 27||Wednesday||Durga Puja ((Saptami)||Indian|
|September 28||Thursday||Durga Puja (Astami)||Indian|
|September 29||Friday||Durga Puja (Nabami)||Indian|
|October 2||Monday||Gandhi Jayanti||Indian|
|October 5||Thursday||Lakshmi Puja||Indian|
|October 9||Monday||Columbus Day||American|
|October 19||Thursday||Kali Puja||Indian|
|November 10**||Friday||Veterans’ Day||American|
|November 23||Thursday||Thanksgiving Day||American|
|December 25||Monday||Christmas Day||American|
January 1, 2017 (the legal public holiday for New Year’s Day), falls on a Sunday. In lieu, Monday January 2, 2017 will be treated as a holiday.
November 11, 2017 (the legal public holiday for Veterans Day), falls on a Saturday. In lieu, Friday November 10, 2017 will be treated as a holiday.
**Eid holiday would be subject to change, in keeping with the sighting of the moon.