The Government of India has announced a list of 17 holidays for its administrative offices located in Andhra Pradesh for 2014 as follows: January 14 (Milad-Un-Nabi/Sankranti), January 26 (Republic Day), March 17 (Holi), March 31 (Ugadi), April 13 (Mahavir Jayanti), April 18 (Good Friday), May 14 (Buddha Purnima), July 29 (Id-ul-Fitr), August 15 (Independence Day), August 29 (Vinayaka Chavithi), October 2 (Gandhi Jayanti), October 3 (Dussehra), October 6 (Id-Ul-Zuha) October 23 (Diwali), November 4 (Muharram), November 6 (Guru Nanak birthday), and December 25 (Christmas).