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.
|1 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:
|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
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|Bank Holidays in December 2019 in Delhi|
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.
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.
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.
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
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
If you someone who loves to trek then Dharamshala will be a perfect place for you to visit during a public holiday in Delhi.
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 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.
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.
Not so entertaining but it’s good if you engage in household work. You can clean your house or room.
- 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.
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