The list of public holidays for the upcoming year of 2023 and calendar of 2023 have been posted in DhakaDon. The government of Bangladesh will publish an official calendar at the end of the year which will be shared by us at that time.
The circular states that an employee may be allowed to enjoy a total of three days of optional leave per year in accordance with his / her religion and each employee must obtain prior approval of the appropriate authority to enjoy three days of optional leave as per his / her religion at the beginning of the year. General leave, executive order may be allowed to enjoy optional leave in conjunction with public leave and weekly leave.
Date of Eid ul Fitr 2023 in Bangladesh is 22 April 2023 and date of Eid ul Adha 2023 is 29 June 2023 and both of them are depends on appearance of the moon.
Date of Vijaya Dashami (Durga Puja) is 24 October 2023, Date of Buddha Purnima is 5 May 2023, And Christmas Day is 25 December 2023.
Bangladesh Public Holidays 2023 List
|21 February||Tuesday||Shaheed Day|
|8 March||Wednesday||*Shab e-Barat|
|17 March||Friday||Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s Birthday|
|26 March||Sunday||Independence Day|
|14 Apr||Friday||Bengali New Year (Pohela Baishakh)|
|18 Apr||Tuesday||*Laylat al-Qadr|
|21 April-23 April||Friday-Sunday||*Eid ul-Fitr Holiday|
|1 May||Monday||May Day|
|5 May||Friday||*Buddha Purnima|
|28 June – 30 June||Wednesday-Friday||*Eid ul-Adha Holiday|
|15 August||Tuesday||National Mourning Day|
|28 September||Tuesday||*Eid-e-Milad un-Nabi|
|24 October||Tuesday||Vijaya Dashami (Durga Puja)|
|16 December||Saturday||Victory Day|
|25 December||Monday||Christmas Day|
* Star marker are subject to the appearance of the Moon.
Bangladesh Holidays Calendar 2023
Offices, agencies and institutions whose schedules and holidays are regulated by their own laws or whose jobs have been declared as essential by the Government, the concerned offices, agencies and institutions shall declare such leave in the public interest in accordance with their own laws and regulations. Bangladesh XXIX 2023 plan is also available in the table that has given above.
There are 21 government holidays in Bangladesh in 2023. The actual number of government holidays in Bangladesh will be change after publishing official public holiday calendar 2023.