All public and private sector banks will be closed for seven days between March 27 to April 4, so keep these dates in mind for all the work related to the bank. From 27 to 29 March, the banks will be closed for three consecutive days, because on March 27, the fourth is Saturday, and on March 28 it is Sunday. According to the information on the bank holidays given on the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) website, on March 29, all banks will remain closed on the occasion of Holi.
According to the RBI, on March 30, the banks will be closed only in Patna (Bihar), remaining open in the rest of the country. Banks will open only two days in Patna from 27 March to 4 April – 30 March and 3 April.
On March 31, all banks will not be functioning for the general public, as the closing of the last day of the financial year will be done in the banks. Let us see the list of all the bank holidays of March, 2021.
March 27: Holiday due to fourth Saturday of the month
March 28: Sunday
March 29: Holiday to celebrate Holi
March 30: Holiday to celebrate Holi in Patna, Banks will remain open in rest of India
March 31: Holiday due to financial closing.
In addition, in April 2021, the Reserve Bank of India issued a leave notification on 1 April due to the closing of accounts. Banks will have a holiday on April 2 to celebrate Good Friday, and April 4 will be a Sunday.
However, internet banking services will continue uninterrupted during all these bank holidays.