Bank Holidays in August 2022 Check Latest Updated Complete List

Bank Holidays in August 2022 Check Latest Updated Complete List – The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released the list of bank holidays for the month of August. According to the list, banks in India will remain closed for 19 days in August, including weekend holidays.

Therefore, customers should check the list of holidays before going to their respective branches. Some of the holidays on the list are specific only to a few states and may include Sundays and second and fourth Saturdays. Though banks will remain closed for 19 days, customers should not worry as online internet banking services will be available as usual. Customers will not be able to physically deposit and withdraw cash from the bank; The rest of the internet services can be availed without any inconvenience. Bank Holidays List 2022 in India | Government Bank Holiday List

Bank Holidays in August 2022
Bank Holidays in August 2022

Bank Holidays in August 2022 Check Latest Updated Complete List

Date Day Holiday
August 1, 2022 Monday Drupka Tshe-zi (Banks are closed in Sikkim and Srinagar)
August 8, 2022 Monday Muharram (Ashoora) (Banks closed in Jammu and Kashmir)
August 9, 2022 Tuesday Muharram (Ashoora) Tripura, Gujarat, Mizoram, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Hyderabad, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, New Delhi, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand
August 11, 2022 Thursday Raksha Bandhan
August 12, 2022 Friday Raksha Bandhan
August 15, 2022 Monday Independence Day (All over India)
August 16, 2022 Tuesday Parsi New year (Belapur, Mumbai, Nagpur)
August 18, 2022 Thursday Janmashtami (Bhubaneshwar, Dehradun, Kanpur and Lucknow)
August 19, 2022 Friday Janmashtami (Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Gangtok, Jammu, Jaipur, Patna, Raipur, Ranchi, Shillong, and Shimla)
August 29, 2022 Monday Tithi of Srimanta Sankardeva (Assam)
August 31, 2022 Wednesday Samvatsari (Chaturthi Paksha)/Ganesh Chaturthi/ Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata/ Vinayakar Chathurthi (Belapur, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhubaneshwar, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Nagpur and Panaji)

August 2022 on weekends

Date Day and Holiday
August 7, 2022 First Sunday
August 13, 2022 Second Saturday + Patriot’s Day in Manipur
August 14, 2022 Second Sunday
August 20, 2022 Saturday (Shri Krishna Ashtami – Hyderabad)
August 21, 2022 Third Sunday
August 27, 2022 Fourth Saturday
August 28, 2022 Fourth Sunday

On the other hand, there are also 13 regional holidays, in which lenders in certain specific areas remain closed due to opportunities in those particular areas. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) fixes bank holidays every year under three categories – leave under the Negotiable Instruments Act, real-time gross settlement leave and closure of banks’ accounts.

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