List of Holidays to be observed by the Embassy of India, Cairo

During the Year 2017


No.

Gazetted Holiday

Date

Day

1

Republic Day

26.01.2017

Thursday

2

Holi

13.3

Monday

3

Mahavir Jayanti

09.4

Sunday

4

Coptic Easter

16.4

Sunday

5

Sham El Nessim

17.4

Monday

6

Id-ul Fitr *

26.6

Monday

7

Revolution Day

23.7

Sunday

8

Independence Day

15.8

Tuesday

9

Id-ul Zuha (Bakrid) *

02.9

Saturday

10

El Hijra *

21.9

Thursday

11

Dussehra (Vijay Dashami)

30.9

Saturday

12

Muharram *

01.10

Sunday

13

Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday

02.10

Monday

14

Diwali (Deepavali)

19.10

Thursday

15

Guru Nanak's Birthday

04.11

Saturday

16

Milad un Nabi (Birthday of Prophet Mohammed) *

02.12

Saturday

17

Christmas Day

25.12

Monday


* Subject to sighting of the Moon & Local Government declaration.