June Bank Holidays 2020

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.


DateDayHoliday States
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

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.