Govt of the Punjab School Education Department has issued Notification No. SO (A-I) 1-31/2008 dated 18-02-2013 in connection with the schedule of Gazetted Holidays and other holidays for the calendar year 2013 for the educational institutions/schools.
In pursuance of the provisions contained in Article 37 and 41 of the Punjab Education Code and Notification No. SOW-I (S& GAD) 1-3/2008 (P-II) dated 17-01-2013 that was issued by Sanction Officer (Welfare-I), S& GAD the holidays mentioned below will be observed in all the Educational Institutions/Schools of Punjab Province during the calendar year 2013.
|S/No||Name of Occasion||Days||Dates|
|3||Summer Vacations||01-06-2013 to 14-08-2013|
|4||Short Summer Break for Hilly Areas||16-07-2013 to 29-07-2013|
|6||Eid-ul-Fitr (1st Shawal 1434 A.H)(Subject to Appearance of Moon)||Friday, Saturday & Sunday||9th, 10th and 11th August 2013|
|7||Eid-ul-Azha (10 Zil Haj 1434 A.H)(Subject to Appearance of Moon)||Tuesday & Wednesday||15th & 16th October 2013|
|9||Ahura 1435 A.H (9th & 10th Moharram)(Subject to Appearance of Moon)||Wednesday & Thursday||13th & 14th November 2013|
|10||Quaid-e-Azam Day/Christmas Day||Wednesday||25-12-2013|
|11||Day After Christmas||Thursday||26-12-2013 (Only for Christians)|
|12||Winter Holidays||24-12-2013 to 31-12-2013|
|13||Winter Break for Hilly Areas||20th December 2013 to 4th March 2014|
Note: 1- The Holiday for Indpendance Day will fall during summer vacations, however this holiday will be observed in all the Educational Institutions in a benefiting manner.
2- Educational Institutions will observe local holidays as notified by the relevant district/local authorities from time to time.
3- All Educational Institutions (Government as well as Private Managed) would strictly observe this schedule without any deviation there from.
4- Winter Break for hilly areas may be adjusted by the DPI (SE), Punjab keeping in view the prevailing weather conditions in consultation with the Chairman FBISE Rawalpindi.
5- Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH) 1434 A.H and Kashmir Day have already been observed as Public Holidays.