Source:Government of Puducherry (Saram)
Posted: Thursday, September 16, 2021
The government of India's Union Territory of Puducherry has announced the list of official Puducherry non-working public holidays for the upcoming calendar year 2022, in the Government Order G.O. Ms. No. 79, dated 14/9/2021, as published in the Gazette de L' État de Poudouchéry/The Gazette of Puducherry.
The preamble to the aforementioned list of official state non-working public holidays in India's Union Territory of Puducherry for the upcoming calendar year 2022, reads as follows: "The Lieutenant Governor, Puducherry is pleased to declare that all Government Offices/ Government Undertakings, Boards and other Institutions under the control of Government of Puducherry and all Banking institutions including Co-operative Banks in the Union Territory of Puducherry shall be closed on the days specified in the notification in Appendix-1 and Appendix-ll respectively during the calendar year, 2022.".
The G.O. Ms. No. 79, which is signed by the State's Under Secretary to Government, M.V. Hiran, specifies that "festivals, which fall on Sunday during the year, 2022 have been excluded from the holiday list", as well as specifying different public holidays for the 4 non-contiguous regions of Puducherry; Puducherry, Karaikal, Mahe and Yanam, as was done in previous years (2020-10-09, 2019-10-26, 2018-10-28, 2017-11-26, 2016-11-13 and 2010-11-30).
Subsequent amendments to the aforementioned, list of non-working public holidays in India's Union Territory of Puducherry for the upcoming calendar year 2021, are always possible, as was the case for the 2021 calendar year (2021-08-17 and 2021-03-17).
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