Dry Days in Delhi 2021 – Complete List With Dates and Occasion

As the hard time of lockdown starts Delhites often wondered about the liquor shops being shutdown all around 24×7. So far this particular situation prevails mainly on the 15th of August, 26th January, or on public holidays. People roam here & there in search of classy & sippy magnificent drinks to quench his/her super thirst but unfortunately can’t find any store open.  JAG SUNA SUNA LAGE RE……… wali feelings, the reason why you just can’t hang out with your besties because these are the DRY DAYS, if you still want to chill you must have a prior stock of liquor. In India, the Central Government/State Government declares a list of dry days on every first month of the year.

No one really likes to postpone or delay their party or any celebration scheduled, even because of Dry Days, so to avoid any disappointment, hereby, is a list of all the dry days in Delhi NCR throughout the year to plan your parties accordingly and prepare in advance the stock for the bare necessities to enjoy your life!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


List of all the dry days in Delhi NCR in 2021:



14 January, Thursday: Makar Sankranti

26 January, Tuesday: Republic Day

30 January, Saturday: Martyrs’ Day



February 19, Friday: Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahavir Jayanti    

February 27, Saturday: Guru Ravidas Jayanti



March 8, Monday: Swami Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti 

March 11, Thursday: Maha Shivratri    

March 29, Monday: Holi



April 2, Friday: Good Friday 

April 21, Wednesday: Ram Navami    

April 25, Sunday: Mahavir Jayanti



May 14, Friday: Id-ul-Fitr 

May 26, Wednesday: Buddha Purnima 



July 21, Wednesday: Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)

July 24, Saturday: Guru Purnima



August 15, Sunday: Independence Day 

August 19, Thursday: Muharram  

August 30, Monday: Janmashtami



September 10, Friday: Ganesh Chaturthi 



October 2, Saturday: Gandhi Jayanti 

October 15, Friday: Dussehra

October 19, Tuesday: Eid-e-Milad

October 20, Wednesday: Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti



November 4, Thursday: Diwali 

November 14, Sunday: Kartiki Ekadashi

November 19, Friday: Guru Nanak Jayanti 

November 24, Wednesday: Guru Tegh Bahadur’s Martyrdom Day (Delhi, Punjab)



December 25, Saturday: Christmas


You can check the Upcoming Dry days list full details on the official website of NCT of DELHI


DRY DAYS specifically are those specific days of the year when the sale of liquor is prohibited by the government in a particular state/UT however its consumption is permitted order online or by any other means. In general major national holidays, festivals, and occasions such as Republic Day, Gandhi Jayanti, Ambedkar Jayanti, and other folk celebrations like Holi, Diwali, Id-ul-Fitra, etc., or any restrictions imposed before or during elections by the state. Alcohol prohibition in India is forced in the states of Bihar,  Gujarat,  Mizoram,  Nagaland as well as in the union territory of Lakshadweep, where the sale of liquor is strictly prohibited throughout the year.


ENJOY & PARTY HARD@@!!@@!!!!


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