Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Bangladesh for 2024 ready to be integrated into your application.

The country of Bangladesh is located in South Asia. During British governance in the India subcontinent, the Bengal Resistance played a pivotal role in the anti-colonial movement. Noted for their part in early overseas international trade, Bangladesh’s major exports were muslin and silk to the Middle East while spreading philosophy and art to Southeast Asia. Bengali is the official language of Bangladesh, and the country’s established religion is Islam. Non-muslims have freedom of religion. Bangladesh is formally known as the People’s Republic of Bangladesh and founded as a country on March 26, 1971. The national symbol is the endangered Bengal tiger.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Monday New Year's Day
February 21st Wednesday Language Martyrs' Day
February 26th Monday Shab-e-Barat
March 17th Sunday Mujib's Birthday Long weekend.
March 20th Wednesday March Equinox
March 26th Tuesday Independence Day
April 5th Friday Jumatul Bidah
April 7th Sunday Night of Destiny Long weekend.
April 11th Thursday Festival of Breaking the Fast Long weekend.
April 12th Friday Second Day of the Festival of Breaking the Fast
April 13th Saturday Third Day of the Festival of Breaking the Fast
April 14th Sunday Bengali New Year's Day Long weekend.
May 1st Wednesday Labor Day
May 12th Sunday Mother's Day Long weekend.
May 22nd Wednesday Buddha's Birthday
June 18th Tuesday Feast of the Sacrifice
June 19th Wednesday Second Day of the Feast of the Sacrifice
June 20th Thursday Third Day of the Feast of the Sacrifice Long weekend.
June 20th Thursday June Solstice Long weekend.
July 17th Wednesday Ashura
August 15th Thursday National Mourning Day Long weekend.
August 26th Monday Janmashtami
September 16th Monday Birth of the Prophet
September 22nd Sunday September Equinox Long weekend.
October 13th Sunday Durga Puja Long weekend.
December 16th Monday Victory Day
December 21st Saturday December Solstice
December 24th Tuesday Christmas Eve
December 25th Wednesday Christmas Day
December 31st Tuesday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
$ curl -G -d country="BD" -d year="2024" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
import ""
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "BD",
  "year": "2024",
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
  country: 'BD',
  year: '2024',
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'BD',
  'year' => '2024',
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$ = "BD"
$Body.year = "2024"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'BD',
  'year': '2024',
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi =
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'BD',
  'year': '2024',