Bank Holidays in Delhi 2019: List of Upcoming Delhi Bank Holidays 2019

Bank Holidays in Delhi 2019 | Upcoming Delhi Bank Holidays 2019

As you all know Delhi is the capital of India. It is a city and union territory.

Other than the second and fourth Saturdays of each month, Delhi has a total of 19 days marked as Delhi Bank holidays.

So, in today’s post, we will talk to none other than bank holidays in Delhi.

Every state has different traditions and cultures and our New Delhi is no different.

So every state has its certain regional holidays, which cannot be the same across the country.

There are three national holidays in India: 26th January Republic day, 15th August Independence Day, and Mahatma Gandhi which is honored on 02 October every year.

Read us till the end to learn about bank holidays in New Delhi.

List of Public Holidays in Delhi in 2019

Here’s the list of Delhi Bank holidays in 2019 which includes national, regional and bank holidays which residents of Delhi can avail during the calendar year.

Date Day Holiday Celebrated
12 January 2019 Tuesday New Year In many states
26 January 2019 Saturday Republic Day Across India
21 March 2019 Thursday Holi In many states
1 April 2019 Monday Bank Holiday Only for Banks
14 April 2019 Sunday Ram Navami In many states
17 April 2019 Wednesday Mahavir Jayanti In many states
19 April 2019 Friday Good Friday Across India
1 May 2019 Wednesday May Day In many states
19 May 2019 Sunday Buddha Purnima In many states
5 June 2019 Wednesday Id-ul-Fitr Across India
12 August 2019 Monday Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid) Across India
15 August 2019 Thursday Independence Day Across India
23 August 2019 Friday Janmashtami In many states
10 September 2019 Tuesday Muharram Across India
2 October 2019 Wednesday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti Across India
8 October 2019 Tuesday Dussehra In many states
13 October 2019 Sunday Maharishi Valmiki Birthday In many states
27 October 2019 Sunday Diwali Across India
10 November 2019 Sunday Id-e-Milad Across India
11 November 2019 Monday Guru Nanak Birthday In many states
25 December 2019 Wednesday Christmas Festival Across India

Delhi Bank Holidays in 2019

Besides from national and regional holidays, there are certain bank holidays in Delhi

During the bank holidays, bank officials are off from work.

As per the arrangement between the duo, all public sector banks in Delhi and other states of the country are closed on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month.

Below is the list of bank holidays in Delhi in 2019:

Date Day Holiday
1 January 2019 Tuesday New Year’s Day
12 January 2019 Saturday Second Saturday
26 January 2019 Saturday Republic Day
26 January 2019 Saturday Fourth Saturday
9 February 2019 Saturday Second Saturday
23 February 2019 Saturday Fourth Saturday
9 March 2019 Saturday Second Saturday
21 March 2019 Thursday Holi
23 March 2019 Saturday Fourth Saturday
1 April 2019 Monday Yearly Closing of Bank Accounts
13 April 2019 Saturday Second Saturday
14 April 2019 Sunday Ram Navami
17 April 2019 Wednesday Mahavir Jayanti
19 April 2019 Friday Good Friday
27 April 2019 Saturday Fourth Saturday
1 May 2019 Wednesday May Day
11 May 2019 Saturday Second Saturday
18 May 2019 Saturday Buddha Purnima
25 May 2019 Saturday Fourth Saturday
5 June 2019 Wednesday Id-ul-Fitr
8 June 2019 Saturday Second Saturday
22 June 2019 Saturday Fourth Saturday
13 July 2019 Saturday Second Saturday
27 July 2019 Saturday Fourth Saturday
10 August 2019 Saturday Second Saturday
12 August 2019 Monday Id-ul-Adha (Bakrid)
15 August 2019 Thursday Independence Day
24 August 2019 Saturday Fourth Saturday/ Janmashtami
10 September 2019 Tuesday Moharram
14 September 2019 Saturday Second Saturday
28 September 2019 Saturday Fourth Saturday
2 October 2019 Wednesday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
8 October 2019 Tuesday Vijaya Dashami
12 October 2019 Saturday Second Saturday
13 October 2019 Sunday Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti
26 October 2019 Saturday Fourth Saturday
27 October 2019 Sunday Diwali
9 November 2019 Saturday Second Saturday
10 November 2019 Sunday Id-E-Milad
12 November 2019 Tuesday Guru Nanak Jayanti
23 November 2019 Saturday Fourth Saturday
14 December 2019 Saturday Second Saturday
25 December 2019 Wednesday Christmas
28 December 2019 Saturday Fourth Saturday

Upcoming Holidays in Delhi

Month Wise Bank Holidays in Delhi

Bank Holidays in January 2019 in Delhi
  • January 1:- New Year’s Day
  • January 12:- Second Saturday Bank Holiday
  • January 13:- Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti
  • January 26:- Republic Day
Bank Holidays in February 2019 in Delhi
  • February 9 – Second Saturday Bank Holiday
  • February 23 – Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday
Bank Holidays in March 2019 in Delhi
  • March 4 – Maha Shivaratri
  • March 9 – Second Saturday Bank Holiday
  • March 20 – Holi
  • March 21 – Holi
  • March 23 – Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday
Bank Holidays in April 2019 in New Delhi
  • April 6 – Ugadi
  • April 13 – Second Saturday Bank Holiday
  • April 14 – Dr. Ambedkar Jayanti
  • April 17 – Mahavir Jayanti
  • April 19 – Good Friday
  • April 27 – Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday
Bank Holidays in May 2019 in Delhi
  • May 7 – Maharshi Parasuram Jayanti
  • May 11 – Second Saturday Bank Holiday
  • May 25 – Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday
Bank Holidays in June 2019 in Delhi
  • June 5 – Idul Fitr
  • June 6 – Maharana Pratap Jayanti
  • June 8 – Second Saturday Bank Holiday
  • June 22 – Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday
Bank Holidays in July 2019 in Delhi
  • July 13 – Second Saturday Bank Holiday
  • July 27 – Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday
Bank Holidays in August 2019 in Delhi
  • August 10 – Second Saturday Bank Holiday
  • August 12 – Bakrid / Eid al Adha
  • August 15 – Raksha Bandhan
  • August 24 – Janmashtami
  • August 29 – Ghatasthapana
Bank Holidays in September 2019 in Delhi
  • September 8 – Teja Dashmi
  • September 10 – Muharram
  • September 14 – Second Saturday Bank Holiday
  • September 28 – Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday
Bank Holidays in October 2019 in New Delhi
  • October 2 – Gandhi Jayanti
  • October 6 – Maha Ashtami
  • October 8 – Vijaya Dashami
  • October 12 – Second Saturday Bank Holiday
  • October 26 – Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday
  • October 27 – Diwali
  • October 28 – Deepavali Holiday
  • October 29 – Bhai Dooj
Bank Holidays in November 2019 in Delhi
  • November 9 – Second Saturday Bank Holiday
  • November 10 – Eid e Milad
  • November 12 – Guru Nanak Jayanti
  • November 23 – Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday
Bank Holidays in December 2019 in Delhi
  • December 14 – Second Saturday Bank Holiday
  • December 25 – Christmas Day
  • December 28 – Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

Holi:- 21st March 2019

The regional holiday is in 16 days. A harvest and fertility festival, Holi also commemorates a legend from Hindu mythology.

Ramnavmi:- 14 April 2019

The regional holidays are in 40 days. Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to king Dasaratha.

Mahavir Jayanti

The regional holidays are in 43 days. Mahavira Jayanti celebrates the birth of Mahavira.

Now we will discuss the most pertinent question that how to perform the transaction during a bank holiday?

How to Transact during Delhi Bank Holidays?

Transaction Options during a Bank Holiday in Delhi?

There was a time period when one cannot perform any bank transaction when banks are closed.

Now, the era has sea change the internet and mobile took over the industries.

Yes, thanks to the internet and technology we got greater access to convenience facility. Now be it a holiday or a day off, one can perform bank transaction.

The transaction involves balance inquiry, account statement, money transfer, money deposit, money withdrawal etc.

Now we have a lot of avenue such as Banking, Mobile Banking, ATM, UPI, etc. During the Bank holiday in Delhi, Individuals in New Delhi can do transactions online using the services mentioned above.

Internet banking

Yes, it is popularly called as net banking. Using the services one can check the balance of their respective accounts.

One can perform the money transaction using methods such as NEFT, RTGS, IMPS, etc.

Nowadays, almost all banks are providing net banking services excluding a few banks.

So during a public holiday, one can access these services.

Mobile Banking

It is one of the simplest methods of performing bank with few clicks.

The bank is not offering not only bank services also one can enjoy many other services such as mobile recharge, DTH recharge, Ticket bookings etc. during a public holiday.

Automated Teller Machine (ATM)

ATM banks provide a wide range of services as well one can update their banking mobile number in ATM.

Through ATM one can withdraw the money 24/7 as per the convenience. Any bank transaction can be done through ATM.

Three ways to Spend Bank Holidays in Delhi

Have you heard about the famous phrase that says plan or perish yeah, it is extremely important to good plan out a holiday?

Following are the things you can plan on bank holidays

Do you Priority Work-Yes here are certain important tasks which ought to complete. So during the day off, one can complete those tasks well. Because, if you are stuck with stuff one cannot do complete another.

Plan a Short Trip during a public holiday

Dear friends, the main purpose of a holiday is to get a break from the daily work we do and the best way to use a holiday is going on a short trip.

Here are we are giving a few options which you can plan to visit a bank holiday

Achrol

One of the best places to visit with family and friends. It is located on the serene and tranquil outskirts of Jaipur and surrounded by the Aravali with an uninterrupted view of fields.

Achrol Niwas, a tree house resort in Jaipur proffer you an oasis of peace and tranquility

Dharamshala

If you someone who loves to trek then Dharamshala will be a perfect place for you to visit during a public holiday in Delhi.

Udaipur

It is a place of culture and love in Rajasthan. It will be an eye of a feast for all walks of travelers.

You can enjoy colorful shopping streets, rooftop restaurants, boating in Lake Pichola, puppet show, sound and light show at the city palace.

How to Enjoy a Bank Holiday at Home?

If you are a home junkie who prefers to stay home on a holiday instead of chilling out with friends then also there are numerous you can do to enjoy a bank holiday at home.

So, let read out what are those

Cooking

Cooking is a great option to enjoy a holiday. Nowadays, we have greater access to the internet. Every day 100 of food recipes are being uploaded on the youtube.

Crafts

You can plan to do some craft works. There are many people for those this innovative work is a hobby. You can try any craft that is on your mind.

Cleaning

Not so entertaining but it’s good if you engage in household work. You can clean your house or room.

Notes

  • Republic day, Independence day, and Mahatma Gandhi are observed nationally
  • Muslim festivals are timed accordingly to local sightings of various phases of the moon and the dates given are above latest given dates.
  • There are certain festivals which are announced which are observed in some states as holidays, the date of which change from year to year.

Final Words

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