Bank Holidays 2019:- State & Month Wise List of Upcoming Bank Holidays

Bank Holidays 2019 | Upcoming Bank Holidays Calendar 2019

In today’s post, I am going to tell you about the list of bank holidays for 2019.

National holidays are called bank holidays. Yes, these were the days when the bank remains closed for work.

Many of us curiously ask are banks open tomorrow? Today bank holiday or not or is today a bank holiday right! There are a series of question that comes in our mind when talking about bank holidays coming up.

Bank holiday in India; depend on the state one is residing, though there are public holidays in India that are applicable throughout the country.

These include republic day 26th January, Independence Day August 15, and Gandhi Jayanti Oct 2.

Apart from these, there are important religious and festivals holidays such as Diwali, Dushera, Christmas, Eid, Guru Nanak Jayanti, Good Friday, Ganesh Chaturthi, Budh Poornima etc when the bank remain closed.

State Wise Bank Holidays List

Bank Holidays 2019

State List for Upcoming Bank Holidays in India
Bank Holidays in Andaman and Nicobar Bank Holidays in Andhra Pradesh Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh
Bank Holidays in Assam Bank Holidays in Bihar Bank Holidays in Chandigarh
Bank Holidays in Chhattisgarh Bank Holidays in Dadra and Nagar Haveli Bank Holidays in Daman and Diu
Bank Holidays in Delhi Bank Holidays in Goa Bank Holidays in Gujarat
Bank Holidays in Haryana Bank Holidays in Himachal Pradesh Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir
Bank Holidays in Jharkhand Bank Holidays in Karnataka Bank Holidays in Kerala
Bank Holidays in Lakshadweep Bank Holidays in Madhya Pradesh Bank Holidays in Maharashtra
Bank Holidays in Manipur Bank Holidays in Meghalaya Bank Holidays in Mizoram
Bank Holidays in Nagaland Bank Holidays in Odisha Bank Holidays in Puducherry
Bank Holidays in Punjab Bank Holidays in Rajasthan Bank Holidays in Sikkim
Bank Holidays in Tamil Nadu Bank Holidays in Telangana Bank Holidays in Tripura
Bank Holidays in Uttar Pradesh Bank Holidays in Uttarakhand Bank Holidays in West Bengal

Bank Holidays in India 2019

Date Day Bank Holiday States
01 January 2019 Tuesday New Year’s Day Rajasthan, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Mizoram, Mizoram, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu
02 January 2019 Wednesday New Year Holiday Mizoram
11 January 2019 Friday Missionary Day Mizoram
12 January 2019 Saturday Swami Vivekananda Jayanti West Bengal
13 January 2019 Sunday Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti Rajasthan, Haryana
14 January 2019 Monday Pongal Puducherry, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Tamil Nadu
14 January 2019 Monday Makar Sankranti Sikkim, Karnataka, Gujarat, Telangana
14 January 2019 Sunday Pongal PY, TN, AR, AP Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, Arunachal Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh
15 January 2019 Tuesday Magh Bihu Observed in Assam
15 January 2019 Tuesday Thiruvalluvar Day Observed in Tamil Nadu
15 January 2019 Tuesday Kanuma Panduga Observed in Andhra Pradesh
15 January 2019 Tuesday Magh Bihu Observed in Assam
16 January 2019 Wednesday Uzhavar Thirunal Observed in Puducherry
23 January 2019 Wednesday Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti Tripura, West Bengal, Odisha
25 January 2019 Friday State Day Observed in Himachal Pradesh
26 January 2019 Saturday Republic Day National holiday
31 January 2019 Thursday Me-Dum-Me-Phi Observed in Assam
5 February 2019 Tuesday Sonam Losar Observed in Sikkim
10 February 2019 Sunday Vasant Panchami Tripura, Odisha, Haryana, West Bengal, Haryana
15 February 2019 Friday Lui-Ngai-Ni Observed in Manipur
19 February 2019 Tuesday Guru Ravidas Jayanti Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Punjab
19 February 2019 Tuesday Chhatrapati Shiva Maharaja Jayanti Observed in Maharashtra
20 February 2019 Wednesday State Day Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh
04 March 2019 Monday Maha Shivaratri National except for West Bengal, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Sikkim, Puducherry, Lakshadweep, Goa, Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Tamil Nadu, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Dadra Nagar Haveli
05 March 2019 Tuesday Panchayati Raj Divas Observed in Odisha
07 March 2019 Thursday Losar Observed in Sikkim
20 March 2019 Wednesday Holi Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Assam, Uttarakhand
20 March 2019 Wednesday Hazrat Ali Jayanti Uttar Pradesh
21 March 2019 Thursday Holi National except for West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Manipur, Jammu and Kashmir, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, Uttarakhand
21 March 2019 Thursday Yaoshang Second Day Manipur
22 March 2019 Friday Bihar Day Observed in Bihar
23 March 2019 Saturday S Bhagat Singh’s Martyrdom Day Observed in Punjab, Haryana
01 April 2019 Monday Odisha Day Observed in Odisha
05 April 2019 Friday Babu Jagjivan Ram Jayanti Telangana, Andhra Pradesh
06 April 2019 Saturday Sajibu Nongma Panba Observed in Manipur
06 April 2019 Saturday Ugadi Rajasthan, Telangana, Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Jammu and Kashmir, Karnataka, Rajasthan
06 April 2019 Saturday Telugu New Year Tamil Nadu
06 April 2019 Saturday Gudi Padwa Maharashtra
07 April 2019 Sunday Sarhul Observed in Jharkhand
13 April 2019 Saturday Bohag Bihu Holiday Observed in Assam
14 April 2019 Sunday Ram Navami National except for West Bengal, Tripura, Assam, Goa, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Tripura, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu,
14 April 2019 Sunday Ambedkar Jayanti National except for Tripura, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Manipur, Lakshadweep, Daman and Diu, Chhattisgarh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Puducherry, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Delhi, Assam
14 April 2019 Sunday Cheiraoba Observed in Manipur
14 April 2019 Sunday Vaisakh Jammu and Kashmir, Haryana, Punjab
14 April 2019 Sunday Tamil New Year Observed in Tamil Nadu
14 April 2019 Sunday Maha Vishuba Sankranti Observed in Odisha
14 April 2019 Sunday Bohag Bihu Observed in Assam, Arunachal Pradesh
14 April 2019 Sunday Bengali New Year Observed in Tripura, West Bengal
15 April 2019 Sunday Himachal Day Observed in Himachal Pradesh
15 April 2019 Sunday Vishu Observed in Kerala
17 April 2019 Wednesday Mahavir Jayanti Tamil Nadu, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Lakshadweep, Gujarat, Haryana, Karnataka, Delhi, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh
19 April 2019 Friday Good Friday Nationally celebrated except for Jammu and Kashmir and Haryana
20 April 2019 Saturday Easter Saturday Nagaland
21 April 2019 Sunday Easter Sunday Observed in Nagaland, Kerala
21 April 2019 Sunday Garia Puja Observed in Tripura
01 May 2019 Wednesday Maharashtra Day Observed in Maharashtra
01 May 2019 Wednesday May Day West Bengal, Assam, Bihar, Manipur, Puducherry, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Karnataka, Goa, Kerala, Punjab
07 May 2019 Tuesday Maharshi Parshuram Jayanti Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Haryana, Rajasthan
08 May 2019 Wednesday Basava Jayanti Observed in Karnataka
09 May 2019 Thursday Guru Rabindranath Jayanti Observed in West Bengal, Tripura
16 May 2019 Thursday State Day Observed in Sikkim
18 May 2019 Saturday Buddha Purnima West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Tripura, Mizoram, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Delhi, Chhattisgarh, Arunachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
24 May 2019 Friday Kazi Nazrul Islam Jayanti Observed in Tripura
31 May 2019 Friday Jumat-ul-Wida Observed in Jammu and Kashmir
01 June 2019 Saturday Shab-i-Qadr Observed in Jammu and Kashmir
05 June 2019 Wednesday Idul Fitr National bank holiday
06 June 2019 Thursday Maharana Pratap Jayanti Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Haryana
06 June 2019 Thursday Idul Fitr Holiday Observed in Telangana
14 June 2019 Friday Pahili Raja Observed in Odisha
14 June 2019 Friday Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji’s Martyrdom Day Observed in Punjab
15 June 2019 Saturday YMA Day Observed in Mizoram
15 June 2019 Saturday Raja Sankranti Observed in Odisha
17 June 2019 Monday Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti Observed in Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana
30 June 2019 Sunday Remna Ni Observed in Mizoram
04 July 2019 Thursday Ratha Yatra Observed in Odisha
05 July 2019 Friday Guru Hargobind Birthday Observed in Jammu and Kashmir
06 July 2019 Saturday MHIP Day Observed in Mizoram
09 July 2019 Tuesday Kharchi Puja Observed in Tripura
13 July 2019 Saturday Martyr’s Day Observed in Jammu and Kashmir
13 July 2019 Saturday Bhanu Jayanti Observed in Sikkim
17 July 2019 Wednesday U Tirot Sing Day Observed in Meghalaya
21 July 2019 Sunday Bonalu Observed in Telangana
23 July 2019 Tuesday Ker Puja Observed in Tripura
31 July 2019 Wednesday Shaheed Udham Singh’s Martyrdom Day Observed in Punjab
03 August 2019 Saturday Haryali Teej Observed in Haryana
08 August 2019 Thursday Tendong Lho Rum Faat Observed in Sikkim
12 August 2019 Monday Bakrid/Eid al Adha Holiday National except for Sikkim, Puducherry, Arunachal Pradesh, Daman and Diu
13 August 2019 Tuesday Patriots Day Observed in Manipur
13 August 2019 Tuesday Bakrid/Eid al Adha Holiday Observed in Jammu and Kashmir
15 August 2019 Thursday Independence Day National holiday
15 August 2019 Thursday Jhulan Purnima Observed in Odisha
15 August 2019 Thursday Raksha Bandhan Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Gujarat, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand
16 August 2019 Friday De Jure Transfer Day Observed in Puducherry
17 August 2019 Saturday Parsi New Year Observed in Maharashtra, Gujarat
24 August 2019 Saturday Janmashtami National except for West Bengal, Puducherry, Mizoram, Manipur, Maharashtra, Lakshadweep, Kerala, Karnataka, Goa, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Meghalaya
29 August 2019 Thursday Ghatasthapana Observed in Rajasthan
29 August 2019 Thursday Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti Observed in Punjab and Haryana
31 August 2019 Saturday Prakash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji Observed in Punjab
02 September 2019 Monday Ganesh Chaturthi Holiday Puducherry, Odisha, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Telangana, Gujarat, Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu
03 September 2019 Tuesday Nuakhai Observed in Odisha
03 September 2019 Tuesday Ganesh Chaturthi Holiday Observed in Goa
07 September 2019 Saturday Baba Sri Chand Ji Jayanti Observed in Punjab
08 September 2019 Wednesday Ramdev Jayanti Observed in Rajasthan
08 September 2019 Wednesday Teja Dashmi Observed in Rajasthan
10 September 2019 Tuesday First Onam Observed in Kerala
10 September 2019 Tuesday Muharram National except for West Bengal, Uttarakhand, Arunachal Pradesh, Goa, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Sikkim, Punjab, Daman and Diu, Kerala, Nagaland, Puducherry, Tripura
11 September 2019 Wednesday Thiruvonam Observed in Kerala
12 September 2019 Thursday Indra Jatra Observed in Sikkim
13 September 2019 Friday Sree Narayana Guru Jayanti Observed in Kerala
21 September 2019 Saturday Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Observed in Kerala
23 September 2019 Monday Heroes’ Martyrdom Day Observed in Haryana
28 September 2019 Saturday S Bhagat Singh Ji Birthday Punjab
28 September 2019 Saturday Mahalaya Amavasya West Bengal, Tripura, Odisha, Karnataka
28 September 2019 Saturday First Day of Bathukamma Observed in Telangana
O2 October 2019 Wednesday Gandhi Jayanti National holiday celebrating the birthday of the Father of the Nation
05 October 2019 Saturday Maha Saptami Odisha, West Bengal, Tripura, Sikkim
06 October 2019 Sunday Maha Ashtami West Bengal, Sikkim, Jharkhand, Odisha, Manipur, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tripura
07 October 2019 Monday Maha Navami West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Tripura, Tamil Nadu, Sikkim, Puducherry, Odisha, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Kerala, Karnataka, Jharkhand, Bihar, Assam
08 October 2019 Tuesday Vijaya Dashami National except for Manipur, Puducherry
13 October 2019 Sunday Lakshmi Puja Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal
13 October 2019 Sunday Maharshi Valmiki Jayanti Punjab, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Chandigarh, Delhi
15 October 2019 Tuesday Parkash Gurpurab of Sri Guru Ram Dass Ji Punjab
19 October 2019 Saturday Lhabab Duchen Observed in Sikkim
26 October 2019 Saturday Deepavali Goa, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Telangana, Puducherry, Karnataka
27 October 2019 Sunday Diwali National except for Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala
28 October 2019 Monday Deepavali Holiday Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Haryana, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Punjab, Daman and Diu
29 October 2019 Tuesday Vikram Samvat New Year Observed in Gujarat
29 October 2019 Tuesday Bhai Dooj Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim, Rajasthan, Gujarat
31 October 2019 Thursday Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti Observed in Gujarat
01 November 2019 Friday Puducherry Liberation Day Puducherry
01 November 2019 Friday Haryana Day Haryana
01 November 2019 Friday Kannada Rajyotsava Karnataka
01 November 2019 Friday Kut Observed in Manipur
02 November 2019 Saturday Chhath Puja Jharkhand, Bihar
03 November 2019 Sunday Chhath Puja Holiday Bihar
08 November 2019 Friday Wangala Festival Meghalaya
10 November 2019 Sunday Eid e Milad National except for Goa, Chandigarh, Bihar, Assam, Sikkim, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, West Bengal, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Manipur, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
12 November 2019 Tuesday Karthika Purnima Telangana, Odisha
12 November 2019 Tuesday Guru Nanak Jayanti National except for Odisha, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Sikkim, Manipur, Kerala, Karnataka, Goa, Tripura, Puducherry, Daman and Diu, Bihar
15 November 2019 Friday Friday Following Eid e Milad Jammu and Kashmir
15 November 2019 Friday Kanakadasa Jayanti Observed in Karnataka
16 November 2019 Saturday Shaheedi Diwas S Kartar Singh Sarabha Ji Observed in Punjab
23 November 2019 Saturday Seng Kut Snem Observed in Meghalaya
24 November 2019 Sunday Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji’s Martyrdom Day Observed in Punjab
03 December 2019 Tuesday Feast of St Francis Xavier Observed in Goa
05 December 2019 Thursday Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah Jayanti Observed in Jammu and Kashmir
12 December 2019 Thursday Pa Togan Nengminza Sangama Observed in Meghalaya
18 December 2019 Wednesday Death Anniversary of U SoSo Tham Observed in Meghalaya
18 December 2019 Wednesday Guru Ghasidas Jayanti Observed in Chhattisgarh
19 December 2019 Thursday Liberation Day Goa, Daman and Diu
25 December 2019 Wednesday Christmas Day National
26 December 2019 Thursday Shaheed Udham Singh Jayanti Observed in Haryana
30 December 2019 Monday U Kiang Nangbah Observed in Meghalaya
30 December 2019 Monday Tamu Losar Observed in Sikkim
31 December 2019 Tuesday New Year’s Eve Observed in Manipur

Types of Bank holidays 2019

Bank holidays are of two kinds: National holiday and Government holidays. India observes three national holidays that consist of

  • Republic day
  • Independence day
  • Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti

National holidays are also referred to as gazetted holidays. Banks and other kinds of financial institute’s remains shut on the national holidays.

Government holidays are further classified as state government or central government holidays

Maharashtra Day is a bank holiday in Maharashtra. Goa Liberation Day is a bank holiday in Goa, while Haryana Day is a bank holiday in Haryana.

RTGS and NEFT Holidays 2019

RTGS stands for Real Time Gross Settlement whereas NEFT stands for National Electronic Funds Transfer. Both RTGS and NEFT allow people to transfer cash from one bank to another. The Reserve Bank of India maintains both NEFT and RTGS.

Bank Holidays List Date Day
Republic Day 26 January 2019 Saturday
Good Friday 19 April 2019 Friday
Independence Day 15 August 2019 Thursday
Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti 2 October 2019 Wednesday
Christmas 25 December 2019 Wednesday

Q. How bank holidays in India are decided?

The various bank holidays in India are determined by the central government, state government, and the various union territories in India.

India is a nation manifold culture and with the diverse country also has many national and bank holidays.

Some of these are very local that can be determined by the respective state government.

On the other hand, if we look some of them are very mandatory.

A few of the central government bank holidays are Good Friday, Christmas, and Diwali etc.

In certain states, there are more bank holidays coming up than others. For example, May 1 is also a Maharashtra day and Labor Day.

This is of course very rare and does not happen frequently.

Various Types of Bank and Public Holidays in India

There are various types of holidays that are decided in India. There are restricted holidays and also the gazetted holidays.

There are many holidays in India and are observed by all the states of the country.

Following are the list of such holidays. On these day bank are closed for sure

  • Republic Day (National Holiday)
  • Independence Day (National holiday)
  • Gandhi Jayanti (National Holiday) Good Friday (A day when Jesus Christ was crucified)
  • Christmas Day (December 25)
  • Mahavir Jayanti
  • Buddha Purnima
  • Dussehra
  • Diwali (Deepavali)
  • Guru Nanak’s Birthday
  • Eid ul-Fitr Eid al-Adha (Bakrid)
  • Muharram

National Holidays 2019

National holidays are also known as gazetted holidays. The different states have their own holiday like a foundation day; bank holidays in India are seen by followed by states that celebrate a particular festival.

In India, the bank holiday is a public holiday when the bank and other financial institute’s remains closed.

While not all bank holidays are classified as bank holidays as it varies with state and region

Bank holidays are declared under the negotiable instrument NI act, 1881 by central/state government /union territory

Q. Is the second and fourth Saturday is a bank holiday?

There is already an ongoing debate whether we should have the bank holiday on all Saturdays or a half day in a particular month if there are five Saturday.

There has already been an endless debate on the subject and fact of the matters that banker also deserves a rest.

These Bank holidays will help one to plan and prepare well in advance to take care of banking requirements.

The government has recently altered the guidelines regarding this.

Also, if one establishment has a Bank holiday it does not mean that all of them follow suit. It changes from institution to institution. Even colleges and educational institutions tend to follow their own ways unless they are mandatory holidays.

All-India holidays include Republic Day (January 26), Independence Day (August 15), and Gandhi Jayanti (October 2). Festivals like Diwali, Christmas, Eidh, Guru Nanak Jayanthi, Good Friday, and so on are also bank holidays. Further, second and fourth Saturdays of the month are holidays.

Features of the bank holiday in India

Below listed are a few reasons

  1. Public or bank holiday could differ from state to state. However, what is uniform is the holidays for banks, which are 2nd or 4th Saturdays of the month
  2. Bank holidays on Saturday:- In case there are 5 Saturday in the month, then the bank would work on this 5th.
  3. There could be some public or bank holidays that fall on a Monday or Friday, which means you get a higher number of Bank holidays.
  4. Government holidays do not mean that the bank would always remain close and vice versa.
  5. It is advised, to plan the holiday in advance

Bank Holidays in India 2019 and Its significance

In India, public holidays and bank holidays assume great significance.

  • Bank holidays are used to complete the pending work
  • You can plan a trip or outing on a holiday with friends, family or colleagues.

How to spend a bank holiday in India wisely

There are many things you can do on bank holidays. You can plan a fun activity with your family, friends, friends, and neighbor.

You can plan for a park or zoo trip out with friends and colleagues.

Let us now have a brief description of bank holidays 2019

Brief Description of Bank holidays 2019

Bank Holidays January 2019

Makar Sankranti/Pongal: Banks will remain off on account of Makar Sankranti/Pongal that falls on 14 January 2019.

Republic Day: Republic Day is a gazetted holiday in India and the day celebrates the formation of the Constitution of India. Like government offices, the banks will also remain shut. In the national capital, the military is organized. Schools and colleges also organize cultural events.

  • Swami Vivekananda Jayanti:- 12 January 2019
  • Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti:- 13 January 2019

Bank Holidays February 2019

  • Vasant Panchami:- 10 February 2019

Bank Holidays March 2019

Maha Shivaratri: Maha Shivaratri is a bank holiday observed in many parts of India. It is a yearly major festival for the Hindus, who celebrate the night of God Shiva.

Holi: Holi, which is also called the festival of colors, symbolizes the arrival of harvest. People play colors. While some states celebrate Holi on the 20th March, the festival is also observed on the 21st of March in 2019.

Bank Holidays April 2019

Ugadi: Ugadi is a bank holiday in 2019. Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, and Telangana celebrate Ugadi as the commencement of the New Year. It called Gudi Padwa in Maharashtra. The festival is historically important for the Hindus across India.

Ram Navami/Ambedkar Jayanti: Both Ram Navami and Ambedkar Jayanti fall on 14 April in 2019. On account of these two festivals, a bank holiday is observed in several states. While Ram Navami celebrates the birth of Lord Rama, Ambedkar Jayanti celebrates the birth of Dr. B R Ambedkar, who was the creator of the Constitution of India.

Mahaveer Jayanti: Mahaveer Jayanti is a Jain festival, which honors the birth of Mahaveer, who was the last Tirthankara. It falls in March or April.

Good Friday: Good Friday is a major festival falling in the month of April 2019. The day is observed in many states across the country during the Holy Week.

Vaisakhi: Vaisakhi is observed by the Sikhs and the Hindus and falls either on 13 or 14 of April every year. The day commemorates the New Year for the Sikhs.

Bank Holidays May 2019

May Day: May Day is an International Workers’ Day. The day falls on 1 May each year and has been promoted by the overseas labor movement.

Bank Holidays June 2019

Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti: Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti is a bank holiday in June 2019 in Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab.

Maharana Pratap Jayanti: As its name indicates, the birth of Maharana Pratap is celebrated in June 2019. It is celebrated in a few states in India.

Bank Holidays July 2019

Bakrid/Eid al Adha Holiday: Bakrid/Eid al Adha Holiday is a famous Islamic festival celebrated in a majority of states. Like government offices, banks will not remain open on Bakrid/Eid al Adha.

Bank Holidays August 2019

Independence Day: Needless to mention, Independence Day celebrates the independence of the country from the United Kingdom (UK). It is a bank holiday across India.

Janmashtami: Janmashtami celebrates the birth of Lord Krishna. Many states in India observe this festival every year.

Bank Holidays September 2019

  • Ganesh Chaturthi Holiday:- 02 September 2019
  • Ramdev Jayanti:- 08 September 2019

Bank Holidays October 2019

Gandhi Jayanti: Gandhi Jayanti is a national festival. Entire India celebrates the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, who is also addressed as the Father of the Nation.

Diwali: Diwali is celebrated by the Hindus. The festival is observed on the 26th, 27th, and 28th of October in 2019 in various parts of India.

Bank Holidays November 2019

  • Eid e Milad
  • Guru Nanak Jayanti

Bank Holidays December 2019

Christmas Day: On account of Christmas, it is a bank holiday on 25 December this year. Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.

In India, we have federal regional government holidays. The bank holidays in India vary from bank to bank.

Final words

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I hope you had a wonderful time reading about the list of bank holidays in 2019.

Now, you are well acquainted regarding when the bank holidays of this month.

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