Bank Holidays in 2020

A Bank Holiday is a day when banks remain closed. While banks are closed on every second and fourth Saturdays of a month, there are other days as well when banks in the country are closed on account of various festivals. Listed in the table below are the days when banks will be closed monthly wise in the year 2020.


DateDayHoliday States
01 January
Wednesday
New Year’s Day
Rajasthan, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Mizoram, Mizoram, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu
02 January
Thursday
New Year Holiday
Mizoram
11 January
Saturday
Missionary Day
Mizoram
12 January
Sunday
Swami Vivekanand Jayanti
West Bengal
13th January
Monday
Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti
Rajasthan, Haryana
14th January
Tuesday
Pongal
Puducherry, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Tamil Nadu
14th January
Tuesday
Makar Sakranti
Sikkim, Karnataka, Gujarat, Telangana
15th January
Wednesday
Magh Bihu
Assam
15th January
Wednesday
Thiruvalluvar Day
Tamil Nadu
15th January
Wednesday
Kanuma Panduga
Andhra Pradesh
16th January
Thursday
Uzhavar Thirunal
Puducherry
23rd January
Thursday
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Jayanti
Tripura, West Bengal, Odisha
25th January
Saturday
State Day
Himachal Pradesh
26th January
Sunday
Republic Day
National Holiday
29th January
Wednesday
Vasant Panchami
Tripura, Odisha, Haryana, West Bengal
31st January
Friday
Me-Dum-Me-Phi
Assam
05th February
Wednesday
Sonam Losar
Sikkim
15th February
Saturday
Lui-Ngai-Ni
Manipur
19TH February
Wednesday
Guru Ravidas Jayanti
Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Punjab
19th February
Wednesday
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti
Maharashtra
20th February
Thursday
State Day
Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh
21st February
Friday
Mahashivratri
National except for West Bengal, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Sikkim, Puducherry, Lakshadweep, Goa, Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Tamil Nadu, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Dadra Nagar Haveli
24th February
Monday
Losar
Sikkim
05th March
Thursday
Panchayati Raj Diwas
Odisha
09 March
Monday
Hazarat Ali Jayanti
Uttar Pradesh
10th March
Tuesday
Yaoshang Second Day
Manipur
22 March
Sunday
Bihar Day
Bihar
23 March
Monday
Shahid Bhagat Singh’s Martyrdom’s day
Punjab, Haryana
25th March
Wednesday
Sajibu Nongma Panba
Manipur
25th March
Wednesday
Ugadi
Rajasthan, Telangana, Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Jammu and Kashmir, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu
25th March
Wednesday
Gudi Padwa
Maharashtra
28th March
Saturday
Sarhul
Jharkhand
01 April
Wednesday
Odisha Day
Odisha
02nd April
Thursday
Ram Navami
National except for West Bengal, Tripura, Assam, Goa, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Tripura, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu
05th April
Sunday
Babu Jagjivan Ram Jayanti
Telangana and Andhra Pradesh
06th April
Monday
Mahaveer Jayanti
Tamil Nadu, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Lakshadweep, Gujarat, Haryana, Karnataka, Delhi, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh
10th April
Friday
Good Friday
Nationally Celebrated except for Jammu and Kashmir and Haryana
14th April
Tuesday
Ambedkar Jayanti
National except for Tripura, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Manipur, Lakshadweep, Daman and Diu, Chhattisgarh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Puducherry, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Delhi, Assam
14th April
Tuesday
Cheiraoba
Manipur
14th April
Tuesday
Vaisakhi
Jammu and Kashmir, Haryana, Punjab
14th April
Tuesday
Tamil New Year
Tamil Nadu
14th April
Tuesday
Maha Vishuba Sakranti
Odisha
14th April
Tuesday
Bohag Bihu
Assam, Arunachal Pradesh
14th April
Tuesday
Bengali New Year
West Bengal, Tripura
14th AprilTuesdayVishuKerala
15th April
Wednesday
Himachal Day
Himachal Pradesh
18th April
Saturday
Easter SaturdayNagaland and Kerala
19th April
Sunday
Easter Sunday
Nagaland
21st April
Tuesday
Garia Puja
Tripura
25 April
Saturday
Maharshi Pashuram Jayanti
Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Haryana, Rajasthan
25 April
Saturday
Basava Jayanti
Karnataka
01 May
Friday
Maharashtra Day
Maharashtra
01 May
Friday
May Day
West Bengal, Assam, Bihar, Manipur, Puducherry, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Karnataka, Goa, Kerala, Punjab
07th May
Thursday
Guru Rabindranath Jayanti
West Bengal, Tripura
07th May
Thursday
Buddha Purnima
West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Tripura, Mizoram, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Delhi, Chhattisgarh, Arunachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
16th May
Saturday
State Day
Sikkim
21st May
Thursday
Jumu'atul-Wida
Jammu and Kashmir
22 May
Friday
Shab-i-Qadr
Jammu and Kashmir
24 MaySunday
Kazi Nazrul Islam Jayanti
Tripura
24 May
Sunday
Ramzan/Eid-Ul-Fitr
National Bank Holiday
25 MayMonday
Maharana Pratap Jayanti
Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Haryana
14th June
Sunday
Pahili Raja
Observed in Odisha
14th June
Sunday
Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji’s Martyrdom Day
Punjab
15th June
Monday
YMA Day
Mizoram
15th JuneMonday
Raja Sankranti Day
Odisha
17th JuneWednesday
Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti
Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana
23 JuneTuesdayRath Yatra
Odisha
28 June
SundayBonalu
Telangana
30 June
Tuesday
Remna Ni
Mizoram
30 June
Tuesday
Shaheed Uddham Singh’s Martyrdom Day
Punjab
05th July
Sunday
Guru Hargobind Birthday
Jammu and Kashmir
06th July
Monday
MHIP day
Mizoram
13th July
Monday
Martyr’s day
Jammu and Kashmir
13th July
Monday
Bhanu Jayanti
Sikkim
17th July
Friday
U-Tirot Sing Day
Meghalaya
23rd July
Thursday
Haryali Teej
Haryana
27th July
Monday
Kharchi Puja
Tripura
30 July
Thursday
Bakrid
National except for Sikkim, Puducherry, Arunachal Pradesh, Daman and Diu
03 August
Monday
Rakshabandhan
Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Gujarat, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand
08 August
Saturday
Tendong Lho Rum Faat
Sikkim
10 August
Monday
Ker Puja
Tripura
12 August
Wednesday
Janmashtami
National except for West Bengal, Puducherry, Mizoram, Manipur, Maharashtra, Lakshadweep, Kerala, Karnataka, Goa, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Meghalaya
13 August
Thursday
Patriots Day
Manipur
15 August
Saturday
Independence Day
National Holiday
16 August
Sunday
De Jure Transfer Day
Puducherry
17 August
Monday
Parsi New Year
Maharashtra, Gujarat
21 August
Friday
Muharram
National except for West Bengal, Uttarakhand, Arunachal Pradesh, Goa, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Sikkim, Punjab, Daman and Diu, Kerala, Nagaland, Puducherry, Tripura
22 August
Saturday
Ganesh Chaturthi
Puducherry, Odisha, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Telangana, Gujarat, Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu
23 August
Sunday
Nuakhai Odisha
28 August
Friday
Ramdev Jayanti
Rajasthan
28 August
Friday
Tejadashmi
Rajasthan
29th August
Saturday
Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti
Punjab and Haryana
31st August
Saturday
Prakash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji
Punjab
01 September
Tuesday
Indra Jatra
Sikkim
02 September
Wednesday
Sri Narayana Guru Jayanti
Kerala
07th September
Monday
Baba Shri Chand Jayanti
Punjab
11th September
Friday
Thiruvonam
Kerala
21st September
Monday
Sri Narayana Guru Samadhi
Kerala
23rd September
Wednesday
Heroes Martyrdom’s day
Haryana
28 September
Monday
Shahid Bhagat Singh’s Birthday
Punjab
02 October
Friday
Gandhi Jayanti
National Holiday
17 October
Saturday
Ghatasthapana
Rajasthan
23 October
Friday
Maha Saptami
Odisha, West Bengal, Tripura, Sikkim
24 October
Saturday
Maha Asthami
West Bengal, Sikkim, Jharkhand, Odisha, Manipur, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tripura
24 October
Saturday
Maha Navami
West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Tripura, Tamil Nadu, Sikkim, Puducherry, Odisha, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Kerala, Karnataka, Jharkhand, Bihar, Assam
25 October
Sunday
Dussehra
National except for Manipur and Puducherry
31st October
Saturday
Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel Jayanti
Gujarat

01 November

Sunday
Haryana Day
Haryana
01 November
Sunday
Puducherry Liberation Day
Puducherry
14th November
Saturday
Diwali
National except for Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Haryana, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Punjab, Daman and Diu
15th November
Sunday
Govardhan Pooja
Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim, Rajasthan, Gujarat
16th November
Monday
Bhai Dooj
Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat
16th November
Monday
Shaheedi Diwas S Kartar Singh Sarabha
Punjab
20 November
Friday
Chhat Puja
Jharkhand, Bihar
23 November
Monday
Seng Kut Snem
Meghalaya
24 November
Tuesday
Sri Guru Teg Bahadur’s Martyrdom’s day
Punjab
30 November
Monday
Karthika Purnima 
Telangana, Odisha
30 November
Monday
Guru Nanak Jayanti
National except for Odisha, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Sikkim, Manipur, Kerala, Karnataka, Goa, Tripura, Puducherry, Daman and Diu, Bihar
03rd December
Thursday
Kanakadasa Jayanti
Karnataka
03rd December
Thursday
Feast of St Francis Xavier
Goa
05th December
Saturday
Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Jayanti
Jammu and Kashmir
12 December
Saturday
Pa Togan Nengminza Sangama
Meghalaya
18 December
Friday
Death anniversary of U SoSo Tham
Meghalaya
18 December
Friday
Guru Ghasidas Jayanti
Chhatisgarh
19 December
Saturday
Liberation Day
Goa and Daman& Diu
25 December
Friday
Christmas Day
National
26 December
Saturday
Shaheed Uddham Singh Jayanti
Haryana
31 December
Saturday
New Year’s Eve
Manipur