Consular Holidays
The following holidays will be observed by the High Commission of India, London, Consulates General of India, Birmingham and Edinburgh, in 2014. All the India Visa Application Centres will also be closed on these days:


Date Day Holiday
6 November Thursday Guru Nanak’s Birthday
25 December Thursday Christmas
26 December Friday Boxing Day


Date Day Holiday
1 January Thursday New Year’s Day
26 January Monday Republic Day
6 March Friday Holi
3 April Friday Good Friday
6 April Monday Easter Monday
4 May Monday Buddha Purnimai
2 October Friday Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday
22 October Thursday Dussehra
11 November Wednesday Diwali
25 November Wednesday Guru Nanak’s Birthday
24 December Thursday Milad-Un-Nabi or Eid-E-Milad
25 December Friday Christmas