Dry Days in Delhi for 2013

Government of Delhi has notified 21 days in 2013 as Dry Days in Delhi. These 21 days include 3 national holidays of Republic Day, Independence Day and Gandhi Jayanti. Other than these there are 18 festival days which are dry days.

What does dry day mean?

Many people are confused what happens in dry days. On dry days the retail/ wholesale shops selling liquors are closed and so you cannot buy it. But service of liquor in licensed Bars / Hotels / Clubs and Restaurants is permissible even on dry days except on above three National holidays.

Even on the three National holidays, liquor can be served in hotel rooms provided they have L-15 license for room service.

There is no ban for service of liquor by anyone at his residence provided the liquor served is authorized and is within the permissible limits.

Dry Days in Delhi in 2013:

1 Milad Un Nabi 25-Jan-13 Friday
2 Republic Day 26-Jan-13 Saturday
3 Maharishi Dayanand Jayanti 23-Feb-13 Saturday
4 Mahashiv Ratri 10-Mar-13 Sunday
5 Guru Ravi Das Jayanti 25-Mar-13 Monday
6 Holi 27-Mar-13 Wednesday
7 Good Friday 29-Mar-13 Friday
8 Ram Navami 19-Apr-13 Friday
9 Mahavir Jayanti 24-Apr-13 Wednesday
10 Budh Purnima 25-May-13 Saturday
11 Id-ul-Fitre 9-Aug-13 Friday
12 Independence Day 15-Aug-13 Thursday
13 Janmashtmi 28-Aug-13 Wednesday
14 Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday 2-Oct-13 Wednesday
15 Dussehra 13-Oct-13 Sunday
16 Id-ul-Zuha 16-Oct-13 Wednesday
17 Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti 18-Oct-13 Friday
18 Diwali 3-Nov-13 Sunday
19 Muharam 14-Nov-13 Thursday
20 Guru Nanak’s Birthday 17-Nov-13 Sunday
21 Guru Teg Bahadur Martydom Day 24-Nov-13 Sunday

Plan Accordingly 🙂

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