Banks will remain closed for so many days from SBI to BOB and UBI in the month of August, see the full list here
new Delhi. Reserve Bank of India ( reserve bank of india ) According to the month of August, in some cities, banks like Eid-ul-Adha, Raksha Bandhan, Sri Krishna Janmashtami, Independence Day, Ganesh Chaturthi, will remain closed on some days (Bank Holiday in August 2020). At the same time, there are some festivals like Srimanta Sankardeva, Teej, Karma Puja and Thiruvanam / Indra Jatra’s Tithi, which celebrate only special states. On that day, banks will remain closed in those states. In such a situation, you can guess how many days Bank Holiday will be in the month of August. In this era of Corona virus, you have to prepare from now on how banking related tasks will be dealt with. If you did not do this, you would regret a lot in the month of August. Let us also tell you, on which date in the country, which state bank will be on holiday.
5 Sundays and two Saturdays
There are 5 Sundays in the month of August. Which are falling 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30. Banks are on holiday all these days. On August 8 and 16, there will also be the second and fourth Saturdays. There will be a holiday in banks on both these days. That is, banks are going to remain closed all over the country in these seven days. At the same time, many festivals and events are also coming in this month. Because of which banks will have a holiday in the whole country and some states.
Banks will remain closed on these dates for these reasons
August 1: Banks will remain closed in most states of the country due to e-ul-Adha.
August 3: Banks will be closed in Ahmedabad, Dehradun, Jaipur, Kanpur and Lucknow due to Raksha Bandhan.
August 11: Banks in Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Hyderabad and Patna will remain closed for Sri Krishna Janmashtami.
August 12: Banks will be closed in Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Jaipur, Jammu, Kanpur, Lucknow, Raipur, Ranchi, Shillong, Shimla and Srinagar due to Sri Krishna Janmashtami.
August 13: Banks in Imphal will remain closed due to Patriot Day.
August 15: Banks will be closed all over the country on the occasion of Independence Day.
August 20: Banks will remain closed in Guwahati for Srimanta Sankardeva’s Tithe.
August 21: Banks will remain closed in Gangtok for Teej.
August 22: Banks in Ahmedabad, Belapur, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Nagpur and Panaji will remain closed for Ganesh Chaturthi.
August 29: Banks in Jammu, Ranchi and Srinagar will remain closed for Karma Puja / Ashura.
31 August: Banks in Gangtok, Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram will remain closed for Indra Jatra / Thiruvonam.