Bank Holidays- In addition to the public holidays there are bank holidays as well in the country. A bank holiday is a day when banks remain closed. It shall remain closed on the below mentioned days as Bank Holiday in August 2020.
Bank Holiday in August 2020- In the month of August, there are no major public holidays except the Independence day on 15th August. On 15th August the bank will remain closed across the country.
However there are several other religious festivals, which may or may not be a bank holiday, it depending on the state in which you live. Except for the second, fourth Saturday, and all Sundays, banks will largely be working on all days.
As per the Reserve bank of India guidelines, all the banks will remain shut on public holidays while certain holidays depending on the religious festivals.
Also Check:- Complete list of Bank Holidays in September 2020
Bank Holidays in August 2020- Complete list of Bank Holiday
|1||August 01||Saturday||Bakri Eid ( Id-Ul-Zuha)|
|3||August 11||Tuesday||Shri Krishana Janmashtami|
|4||August 12||Wednesday||Shri Krishana Janmashtami– Read Here|
|5||August 13||Thursday||Patriot’s Day – Bank will remain closed in Imphal|
|6||August 15||Saturday||Independence Day|
|7||August 20||Thursday||Tithi of Srimanta Sankardeva- Bank will remain closed in Guwahati|
|8||August 21||Friday||Hariyali Teej|
|9||August 22||Saturday||Ganesh Chaturthi|
|10||August 29||Saturday||Karma Puja/Ashura- Bank will remain closed in Jammu, Ranchi, and Shrinagar|
|11||August 31||Monday||Indra Jatra- Bank will remain closed in Gangtok, Kochi, and Thiruvananthapuram|
Note:- Please authenticate the dates with the holiday list issued by Reserve Bank of India.
The above bank holiday list of August 2020 also depends on the state in which you live. On a particular religious festival/holiday bank will remain closed as per the direction of the RBI.
As per the Reserve bank of India guidelines, all the banks will remain shut on public holidays (Independence Day in August 2020) while certain holidays depending on the religious festivals.
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