Holiday days

OFFICIAL HOLIDAYS DURING 2016 when the Embassy is closed for visitors


The following official holidays would be observed in the Mission during the calendar year 2016:

Name of Occasion Date Day
New Year 01-01-2016 Friday
Epiphany 06-01-2016 Wednesday
Kashmir Day 05-02-2016 Friday
23 March – Pakistan Day 23-03-2016 Wednesday
Good Friday 25-03-2016 Friday
Easter Monday 28-03-2016 Monday
Ascension Day 05-05-2016 Thursday
National Day of Sweden 06-06-2016 Monday
Eid-ul-Fitr (Subject to sighting of the moon) 06-08 July 2016 Wednesday -Friday
Eid-ul-Azha (Subject to sighting of the moon) 12-13 September 2016 Monday -Tuesday
Ashura 10th Moharrum (according to moon sighting) 10 October 2016 Monday
Eid-Milad-un Nabi (subject to moon sighting) 13-12-2016 Tuesday
Boxing Day 26-12-2016 Monday