List of Govt holidays 2022: Odisha government has declared 27 days as Holidays for State Government offices as well as Revenue and Magisterial Courts (Executive) and 18 days as Holidays for the Banks and other Banking Institutions located in Odisha for the Calendar Year, 2022.
Government has declared birthday of Pandit Raghunath Murmu which falls on Baisakha Purnima as holiday for State Government offices for the Calendar Year, 2022. This day is also observed as Budhha Jayanti.
This day was being declared as optional Holiday since 2017. Considering the rich contribution of Pandit Raghunath Murmu for the propagation of Santali language, culture and creation of Ol Chiki script, CM has approved birth day of Pandit Raghunath Murmu as a Holiday.