Ambedkar Birthday Central Government Holiday
It has been agreed to declare Wednesday, April 14, 2021, as a public holiday for all Central Government Offices in honor of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar’s birthday.
F. No. 12/4/2020-JCA
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions
(Department of Personnel & Training)
Establishment (JCA) Section
North Block, New Delhi
Dated the March, 2021
Subject: Declaration of Holiday on 14th April 2021 – Birthday of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.
It has been decided to declare Wednesday, the 14th April 2021, as a public holiday on account of the birthday of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar, for all Central Government Offices including Industrial Establishments throughout India by invoking the powers under Section 25 of the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881.
2. All Ministries/ Departments of Government of India may bring the above decision to the notice of all concerned.
Deputy Secretary to the Govt. of India
1. All Ministries / Departments of the Government of India