Eid-ul-Azha Holidays 2022 in Pakistan

Last Updated on July 5, 2022 by Galaxy World

Government of Pakistan, Cabinet Secretariat has moved a summary for Eid-ul-Azha Holidays 2022 in Pakistan. After approval of the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Establishment Division will issue a Notification of the Eid ul Azha Holidays. The Prime Minister of Pakistan has now approved the summary.  As per the summary for the Prime Minister the following Public Holidays on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha have been recommended: However, PM has approved 5 holidays for Eid-ul-Azha wef 08-07-2022 to2-07-2022.


Notification Eid ul Azha Holidays

Summary for Eid-ul-Azha Holidays 2022 in Pakistan


Sr. No Day Date
1 Sunday 10th July 2022
2 Monday 11th July 2022
3 Tuesday 12th July 2022

The Holy month of the Zil Hajj is starting with effect from 01-07-2022 and as per the Annual Calendar of Public and Optional Holidays 2022, Eid ul Azha holidays are from 10th to 12th July 2022.

            Cabinet Division also proposes the Eid-ul-Azha 2022 holidays from Sunday to Tuesday (10-07-2022 to 12-07-2022). It depends on whether the Prime Minister of Pakistan approves these above three holidays or gives extra holidays.



Eid-ul-Azha Holidays 2022 in Pakistan


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Eid-ul-Azha Holidays 8th July to 12th July 2022 (Friday to Tuesday)


The Prime Minister of Pakistan has approved five holidays with effect from 8th July 2022 to 12th July 2022 as under:



Sr. No Day Date
1 Friday 8th July 2022
2 Saturday 9th July 2022
3 Sunday 10th July 2022
4 Monday 11th July 2022
5 Tuesday 12th July 2022

Approval of Eid Holidays by Prime Minister


Notification of Eid ul Azha Holidays 2022


Cabinet Secretariat Establishment Division issued a Notification on 04-07-2022 in connection with Edi-ul-Azha Holidays 2022.

.I am sharing the same here for the information of employees and workers. The employees especially those from other cities rather than their place of posting will plan the holidays according to the Notification.


Special Thanks:


  • Mr. Mushtaq Malik
  • Mr. Muhammad Shafiq
  • Syed Mehmood
  • Mr. Mudassar Ahsan
  • Mr. Nazir Ahmad Gill



This time, as Eid-ul-Azha is falling on Sunday, therefore only two holidays Government will grant to the employees as per the summary. Sunday is already a holiday. During the previous Eid-ul-Fitr employees got extra leaves to enjoy full week holidays. However this time, the employees will have to take three holidays to enjoy a full week’s holidays.


Public Holiday on Eid-ul-Azha Pakistan Railways


Pakistan Railways (PR) has also announced Eid ul Azha Holidays wef 08-07-2022 to 12-07-2022.


Pakistan Railways Eid Holidays

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