Saturday , February 29 2020

Gazetted Leaves and Public Holidays in 2020 Pakistan


Public Holidays Pakistan 2020




Government of Pakistan has announced Gazetted and Public Holidays in Pakistan 2020 on dated 05 December 2019. People of the Pakistan will enjoy these Public holidays 2020 in current year 2020. They always  eager to know when and how many Gazette Leaves will be awarded every year.

Gazzeted Leaves in Pakistan 2020

Public  or Government Leaves are those leaves which are announced by federal Government of Pakistan every year. These may by called Notification of Gazzetted Leaves in Pakistan 2020. These leaves may include Kashmir Day, Pakistan Day, Eid-ul-fitar Holidays, Eid-ul-Azha Holidays, Independence Day, Ashura Holidays, Qud-e-Azam Day.

Ministry of Interior, Government of Pakistan has announced Many Public and also other Optional Public Holidays for Minorities in Pakistan as Baisakhi, Holi, Janam Asthami, Birhtday of Guru Nanak, Good Friday, New year, Shabe-Barat.

Important Note: Government Servants desiring to avail themselves of optional Holidays shall take prior permission from their Head Department or Concerned Office. There shall be only one Optional Holiday in case of Muslim and 03 Optional Holidays for Non-Muslim.


Download the Notification

The Detail of Public or Gazetted Leaves are as follows

Date of the Year 2020Day of the Wee


Name of the Event
05-02-2020WednesdayKashmir Day
23-03-2020MondayPakistan Day 23 March
01-05-2020FridayMazdoor Day (Labour Day)
25,26,27 May 2020Monday, Tuesday, WednesdayEid ul fitar Leaves
31 July, 01, 02 August, 2020Friday, Satur

day and Sunday

Leaves of Eid ul Azha
14-08-2020Friday14th August Leave
29, 30 August 2020Saturday and


09 & 10 Muharram
30-10-2020Friday12 Rabi Ul Awal
25-12-2020FridayQud-e-Azam Birthday and Christmas

For Christians Only

SaturdayDay after Christmiss


Detail of Optional Leaves 2020

Date of the Year 2020Day of the W



Name of the Event
01-01-2020WednesdayNew Year Day
09-03-2020MondayEvent of Holi (enjoy with color)
23-03-2020MondayShabe Meraj (27 Rajab)
10-04-2020FridayGood Friday
12 & 13 April 2020Sunday and MondayEaster & Day after Easter
07-05-2020ThursdayBuddha Purnima
11-08-2020TuesdayJanam Asthami
21-08-2020FridayBirthday of Lord Zoroaster
08-10-2020ThursdayChehlum 20 Safar
23-10-2020FridayDurga Pooja
14-11-2020SaturdayDiwali Event
30-11-2020MondayBirthday of Guru Nanak
28-11-2020SaturdayBari Ghyarvi Shareef