List of Bank Holidays in Meghalaya 2022

By : Neha Dhyani

Updated : Jun 9, 2022, 5:35

In early January 1972, Meghalaya was liberated from Assam and became one of India's northeastern states. Meghalaya is one of three states in India with a mostly Christian population. This article features details about Bank Holidays in Meghalaya.

Bank Holidays in Meghalaya 2022

Holiday

Date

Day

New Year's Day

1st January 2022

Saturday

Republic Day

26th January 2022

Wednesday

Holi

18th March 2022

Friday

Holi

19th March 2022

Saturday

Good Friday

15th April 2022

Friday

Fourth Saturday

23rd April 2022

Saturday

Eid Ul Fitr

3rd May 2022

Tuesday

Bakrid/Eid-al-Adha

10th July 2022

Sunday

U Tirot Sing Day

17th July 2022

Sunday

Independence Day

15th August 2022

Monday

Janmashtami

19th August 2022

Friday

Gandhi Jayanti

2nd October 2022

Sunday

Maha Navami

4th October 2022

Tuesday

Vijaya Dashami

5th October 2022

Wednesday

Diwali

25th October 2022

Tuesday

Seng Kut Snem

23rd November 2022

Wednesday

Pa Togan Nengminza Sangma

12th December 2022

Monday

U Soso Tham's Death Anniversary

18th December 2022

Sunday

Christmas Holiday

25th December 2022

Saturday

U Kiang Nangbah

30th December 2022

Friday

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Important Regional Bank Holidays in Meghalaya 2022

U Tirot Sing Day: Every year, on 17th July, "U Tirot Sing Day" is observed as Bank Holidays 2022 Meghalaya. This festival honours Tirot Singh, a Meghalayan independence warrior who led the freedom struggle against the British in the nineteenth century.

Seng Kut Snem: Every year on 23rd November, Meghalaya observes Seng Kut Snem. It is a regional Bank Holidays Meghalaya 2022. This holiday commemorates the Khasi Community's main event in Meghalaya, which honours their culture and customs.

Pa Togan Nengminza Sangma: Pa-Togan Nengminza Sangma is a regional Bank Holidays 2022 Meghalaya. It is observed every year on the 12th of December. This holiday honours a Garo tribal chief who battled against the British.

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Death Anniversary of U Soso Tham: On 18th December, the death anniversary of U Soso Tham is observed as a regional bank holiday in Meghalaya. This festival honours U Soso Tham, a well-known poet who made significant contributions to the Khasi language.

U Kiang Nangbah: Every year on 30th December, there is a Bank Holidays 2022 Meghalaya to celebrate the regional festival of U Kiang Nangbah. This festival honours a Magahalayan liberation warrior who was assassinated by the British on this day in 1862.

Meghalaya was nicknamed the "Scotland of the East" by the British imperial rulers under their reign in India. Behdeinkhlam Festival, U Tirot Sing Day, and Wangala Festival are some of the regional Bank Holidays Meghalaya 2022.

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FAQs on Bank Holidays in Meghalaya

Q.1. For which occasion is there a Bank Holidays in Meghalaya on 17th July 2022?

Ans. There is a Bank Holidays in Meghalaya on 17th July 2022 for U Tirot Sing Day.

Q.2. For which occasion is there a Bank Holidays in Meghalaya on 23rd November 2022?

Ans. There is a Bank Holidays in Meghalaya on 23rd November 2022 to celebrate Seng Kut Snem.

Q.3. What is the reason for the Bank Holidays in Meghalaya on 12th December 2022?

Ans. There is a Bank Holidays in Meghalaya on 12th December 2022 for Pa-Togan Nengminza Sangma.

Q.4. Why is a Bank Holidays in Meghalaya on 18th December 2022?

Ans. The death anniversary of U Soso Tham is marked as a Bank Holidays in Meghalaya on 18th December.

Q.5. Why is 30th December a Bank Holidays in Meghalaya?

Ans. 30th December is a Bank Holidays in Meghalaya to celebrate the regional festival of U Kiang Nangbah.