Bank Holidays 2018 in India: Check dates, days when banks will remain closed in UP, Maharastra, Bihar, Delhi and Karnataka

By: |
New Delhi | Updated: March 28, 2018 4:17:52 PM

Bank holidays have the power to give people their worst nightmares as there is nothing worse to know that their salary is getting delayed or they are unable to do an important work because of a bank holiday.

Bank Holidays 2018.

Bank holidays have the power to give people their worst nightmares as there is nothing worse to know that their salary is getting delayed or they are unable to do an important work because of a bank holiday. March is about to end and with it will end the fiscal year 2017-18 and FY18-19 will kick off from April 1. Before bidding the third month of the year a sweet adieu, let us have a look at bank holidays in various states which include Maharastra, Delhi, Bihar and Karnataka.

Bank holidays 2018 Mumbai:

HolidayDateDayRemarks
Republic Day26 January 2018FridayThroughout India
Maha Shivaratri13 FebruaryTuesday
Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti19 February 2018MondayMaharashtra-specific holiday
Holi02 March 2018Friday
Mahavir Jayanti29 March 2018ThursdayThe important festivals foe Jainism community
Good Friday30 March 2018Friday
Bank Holiday01 April 2018SundayYear account closing day
Ambedkar Jayanti14 April 2018SaturdayBirthday of Ambedkar
Buddha Purnima30 April 2018Monday
Maharashtra Day01 May 2018TuesdayMaharashtra-specific holiday
Idul Fitr16 June 2018SaturdayMany states
Independence Day15 August 2018WednesdayThroughout India
Parsi New Year17 August 2018Friday
Idul Juha22 August 2018WednesdayBakrid several states
Ganesh Festival13 September 2018Thursday
Muharram20 September 2018Thursday
Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti02 October 2018TuesdayThroughout India
Dusshera18 October 2018ThursdayVijay Dashami,
Diwali07 November 2018Wednesday
Deepavali08 November 2018ThursdayMaharashtra
Id-e-Milad21 November 2018Wednesday
Guru Nanak Birthday23 November 2018FridayBirthday of the founder of Sikhism
Christmas Day25 December 2018ThursdayAll states

According to the online marketplace, Bank Bazaar the banks will remain closed while ATMs will be open.

Bank holidays 2018 Bihar:

DateDayName of the festivalComments
22 January 2018MondayVasant PanchamiMany states
26 January 2018FridayRepublic DayNational holiday
01 March 2018ThursdayDoljatra
02 March 2018FridayHoli
22 March 2018ThursdayBihar Divas
24 March 2018SaturdayAshoka’s Birth Anniversary
25 March 2018SundayRam Navami
29 March 2018ThursdayMahavir Jayanti
30 March 2018FridayGood Friday
01 April 2018SundayBank holidayAccount closing day
14 April 2018SaturdayAmbedkar Jayanti
30 April 2018MondayBuddha Purnima
01 May 2018TuesdayMay DayMany states
15 June 2018FridayIdul FitrMany states
15 August 2018WednesdayIndependence DayNational holiday
22 August 2018WednesdayIdul Juha
03 September 2018ThursdayJanmastami
20 September 2018FridayMuharramMany states
02 October 2018TuesdayMahatma Gandhi JayantiNational holiday
18 October 2018ThursdayDussheraMany states
19 October 2018FridayDusshera
07 November 2018WednesdayDiwaliMany states
13 November 2018TuesdayChaath PujaBihar
14 November 2018FridayChaath PujaAssam, Bihar, Haryana
25 December 2018TuesdayChristmas DayMany states

* The holidays list is according to the list mentioned at Bank Bazaar.

Bank holidays 2018 Delhi:

DateDayHolidayComments
26 January 2018FridayRepublic DayHonors the creation of the Indian constitution
14 February 2018WednesdayMaha ShivaratriHimachal Pradesh, Delhi
02 March 2018FridayHoli
29 March 2018ThursdayMahavir JayantiThe major religious holiday in Jainism
30 March 2018FridayGood FridayFriday before easter Sunday
01 April 2018SundayBank HolidayBank account closing day
30 April 2018MondayBuddha PurnimaBirth of Buddha
16 June 2018SaturdayIdul FitrMany states
15 August 2018WednesdayIndependence DayNational holiday
22 August 2018WednesdayIndul JuhaBakrid, many states
03 September 2018MondayJanmashtamiRestricted holiday
21 September 2018FridayMuharramMany states
02 October 2018TuesdayMahatma Gandhi JayanthiNational holiday
19 October 2018FridayDussheraVijay Dashami
24 October 2018WednesdayBirthday of Maharshi ValimikiPunjab, Karnataka, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi
07 November 2018WednesdayDiwaliMany states
21 November 2018WednesdayId-e-Milad
23 November 2018FridayGuru Nanak BirthdayBirthday of the founder of Sikhism community
25 November 2018TuesdayChristmas DayMany states

* The holidays list is according to the list mentioned at Bank Bazaar.

Bank holidays 2018 Karnataka:

DateDayHolidayRemarks
15 January 2018MondayMakar SankratiThe first festival of the year
26 January 2018FridayRepublic DayHonors the formation of Indian Constitution
13 February 2018TuesdayMaha Shivaratri
29 March 2018ThursdayMahavir JayantiReligious holiday in Jainism
30 March 2018FridayGood Friday
01 April 2018SundayBank HolidayClosing of yearly bank accounts
18 April 2018WednesdayBasava JayanthiThe festival of Lingayaths
01 May 2018TuesdayMay Day
16 June 2018SaturdayIdul FitrKarnataka, Gujarat
15 August 2018WednesdayIndependence DayThroughout India
22 August 2018WednesdayIdul JuhaMany states
13 September 2018ThursdayGanesh Chaturthi
21 September 2018FridayMuharramKarnataka, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat
02 October 2018TuesdayMahatma Gandhi JayanthiThroughout India
08 October 2018MondayMahalayaWest Bengal, Karnataka, Odisha, Tripura
18 October 2018ThursdayAyudha PujaTamil Nadu, Karnataka
19 October 2018FridayDusshera
24 October 2018WednesdayMaharshi Valmiki BirthdayHaryana, Delhi, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh
01 November 2018ThursdayKannada RajyotsavaKarnataka
06 November 2018TuesdayNarak ChaturdashiKarnataka
08 November 2018ThursdayBalipadyamiKarnataka
21 November 2018WednesdayId-e-Milad
26 November 2018MondayKanakadasa JayanthiKarnataka
25 December 2018TuesdayChristmas DayThroughout India

Bank holiday 2018 in UP:

DateDayName of the festivalComments
05 January 2018FridayGuru Gobind Singh JayantiUttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand
26 January 2018FridayRepublic Day
14 February 2018TuesdayMaha ShivratriMany states
01 March 2018ThursdayDoljatraHoli Dahan
02 March 2018FridayHoli
21 March 2018WednesdayHazrat Ali’s BirthdayUttar-Pradesh only
25 March 2018SundayRam Navami
29 March 2018ThursdayMahavir Jayanti
30 March 2018FridayGood Friday
01 April 2018SundayBank holidayAccount closing day
14 April 2018SaturdayAmbedkar Jayanti
30 April 2018MondayBuddha PurnimaBirth of Buddha
16 June 2018SaturdayIdul FitrMany states
15 August 2018WednesdayIndependence DayNational holiday
22 August 2018WednesdayIdul Juha
26 August 2018SundayRaksha BandhanUttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh,
03 September 2018ThursdayJanmastami
21 September 2018FridayMuharramMany states
02 October 2018TuesdayMahatma Gandhi JayantiNational holiday
18 October 2018ThursdayMahanavamiMany states
19 October 2018FridayDussheraVijay Dashami
07 November 2018WednesdayDiwaliMany states
08 November 2018ThursdayVishwakarma Day
09 November 2018FridayBhai BijUttar Pradesh, Gujarat
21 November 2018WednesdayId-e-Milad
23 November 2018FridayGuru Nanak Birthday
25 December 2018TuesdayChristmas DayMany states

 

Get live Stock Prices from BSE and NSE and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.