We have compiled a list of bank holidays that fall in the month of June 2020. Knowing the date of the holidays will enable you to plan your leaves as well as the trip well in advance. Read on to find out more about the holidays.
|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 June||Monday||Raja Sankranti Day||Odisha|
|17th June||Wednesday||Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti ||Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana|
|23 June||Tuesday||Rath Yatra||Odisha|
|30 June||Tuesday ||Remna Ni||Mizoram|
|30 June||Tuesday ||Shaheed Uddham Singh’s Martyrdom Day||Punjab|
Description of June Holiday list 2020
Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti: The festival commemorates the birthday of Sant Kabir, a mystic poet and saint. The day is celebrated on the full moon day of the Hindu month Jyestha.
YMA Day: This day is celebrated to mark the establishment of the Young Mizo Association (YMA). It is the largest non-profit, secular, and non-governmental organization of the Mizo people. On the occasion, various social activities like planting of saplings, cleaning villages, constructing houses for the poor, etc. are carried out in the state of Mizoram.
Raja Sankranti: The day is observed on the first day of the month of Asara. It welcomes the agricultural year in the state. All agricultural operations are stopped for a period of three days due to the festival.
Ratha Yatra: Ratha Yatra, a Hindu festival is celebrated on the second day in the bright fortnight of Ashadha month. The festival commemorates Lord Jagannath’s visit to Gundhicha temple via Mausi Maa temple. As part of the festival, the deities of Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra are taken out in a procession on three decorated chariots, which are pulled through the streets by hundreds of devotees.
Remna Ni: Remna Ni commemorates the signing of the historic peace accord between Mizo National Front and the central government. The signing of the accord brought an end to the 20-year insurgency in the state.