Public Holidays for Year 2016 in Pakistan

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NATIONAL PUBLIC HOLIDAYS IN YEAR 2016

Public Holiday 2016 Pakistan
Public Holiday 2016 Pakistan
Interior Ministry of Pakistan announced annual public holidays every year in the month of January. Following is a table of holidays in Pakistan for the year 2016. On these days all educational institutes and offices will be closed. If you are not sure then please contact  your office or school to confirm. There could be more holidays due to strikes or any other instant event.
Date Week Day Holiday Name
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January 1, 2016
Friday Banks Holiday
February 5, 2016
Friday Pakistani celebrates this day with kashmiris
March 23, 2016
Wednesday Commemorates the passing of Lahore Resolution
May 1, 2016
Sunday Commemorates the achievement of workers in Pakistan
June 1 to July 30, 2016
Wednesday Schools Summer Vacations
July 1, 2016
Friday Banks Holiday
July 10, 2016 Sunday An Islamic festival (Eid-ul-Fitr) to celebrate the end of fasting month Ramadan 1st day of Shawwal in Islamic calendar
July 11, 2016 Monday An Islamic festival (Eid-ul-Fitr) to celebrate the end of fasting month Ramadan 2nd day of Shawwal in Islamic calendar
July 12, 2016 Tuesday An Islamic festival (Eid-ul-Fitr) to celebrate the end of fasting month Ramadan 3rd day of Shawwal in Islamic calendar
August  14, 2016 Sunday Commemorates Pakistan Independence from British rule in 1947
September 15, 2016 Thursday An Islamic festival (Eid-ul-Azha) to commemorates the end of Haj, 10th day of Dhul Hijja
September 16, 2016
Friday An Islamic festival (Eid-ul-Azha) to commemorates the end of Haj, 11th day of Dhul Hijja
October 13, 2016
Thursday An Islamic holiday to commemorate the martyrdom of Imam Hussain.9th day of Muharram in Islamic calendar
October 14, 2016 Friday An Islamic holiday to commemorate the martyrdom of Imam Hussain.10th day of Muharram in Islamic calendar
November 9, 2016 Wednesday Celebrates the birth of Pakistan national poet – Allama Muhammad Iqbal
December 14, 2016 Wednesday An Islamic festival to celebrate the birth of Prophet Muhammad (P.B.U.H) 12th of Rabiul Awal in Islamic calendar
December 21 to December 31, 2016 Saturday Schools Winter Vacations
December 25, 2016 Sunday Birthday of the founding father of Pakistan – Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah
December 25, 2016 Sunday Christmas Day

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