Banks will remain shut on these days in 2021

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.

Bank Holidays in 2021- There are more than 40 days in 2021 when banks will remain closed. Except for these holidays, some holidays will vary in different states and will also depend on certain state-specific festivals.

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List of Bank Holidays in 2021

Holidays declared by the central government apply to both public and private banks. Banks remain closed on all Sundays including the second and fourth Saturday of each month.

Here is the list of bank holidays in 2021, which will help you in planning a number of things in your personal and professional lives.

DateDayHolidaysType of Holiday
1 Jan 2021FridayNew Year’s DayRestricted Holiday
13 Jan 2021WednesdayLohriRestricted Holiday
14 Jan 2021ThursdayPongal/Makar SankrantiRestricted Holiday
20 Jan 2021WednesdayGuru Govind Singh JayantiRestricted Holiday
26 Jan 2021TuesdayRepublic DayGazetted Holiday
16 Feb 2021TuesdayBasant PanchamiRestricted Holiday
19 Feb 2021FridayShivaji JayantiRestricted Holiday
25 Feb 2021ThursdayHazrat Ali’s BirthdayRestricted Holiday
27 Feb 2021SaturdayGuru Ravidas JayantiRestricted Holiday
8 Mar 2021MondayMaharishi Dayanand Saraswati JayantiRestricted Holiday
11 Mar 2021ThursdayMaha ShivratriGazetted Holiday
28 Mar 2021SundayHolika DahanRestricted Holiday
29 Mar 2021MondayHoliGazetted Holiday
2 Apr 2021FridayGood FridayGazetted Holiday
4 Apr 2021SundayEaster DayRestricted Holiday
13 Apr 2021TuesdayChaitra SukhladiRestricted Holiday
14 Apr 2021WednesdayVaisakhi/Ambedkar JayantiVaisakhi- Restricted Holiday and Ambedkar Jayanti
21 Apr 2021WednesdayRam NavamiRestricted Holiday
25 Apr 2021SundayMahavir JayantiGazetted Holiday
7 May 2021FridayBirthday of RavindranathRestricted Holiday
13 May 2021ThursdayRamzan IdGazetted Holiday
26 May 2021WednesdayBuddha PurnimaRestricted Holiday
12 July 2021MondayRath YatraRestricted Holiday
20 July 2021TuesdayBakra-IdGazetted Holiday
15 Aug 2021SundayIndependence DayGazetted Holiday
19 Aug 2021ThursdayMuharramGazetted Holiday
21 Aug 2021SaturdayOnamRestricted Holiday
22 Aug 2021SundayRaksha BandhanRestricted Holiday
30 Aug 2021MondayJanmashtamiGazetted Holiday
10 Sep 2021FridayGanesh ChaturthiGazetted Holiday
2 Oct 2021SaturdayMahatama Gandhi JayantiGazetted Holiday
12 Oct 2021TuesdayMaha SaptamiRestricted Holiday
13 Oct 2021WednesdayMaha AshtamiRestricted Holiday
14 Oct 2021ThursdayMaha NavamiRestricted Holiday
15 Oct 2021FridayDussehraGazetted Holiday
20 Oct 2021WednesdayMaharishi Valmiki JayantiRestricted Holiday
24 Oct 2021SundayKarva ChauthRestricted Holiday
4 Nov 2021ThursdayDiwaliGazetted Holiday
5 Nov 2021FridayGovardhan PujaRestricted Holiday
6 Nov 2021SaturdayBhai DoojRestricted Holiday
10 Nov 2021WednesdayChhat Puja Restricted Holiday
19 Nov 2021FridayGuru Nanak JayantiGazetted Holiday
24 Nov 2021WednesdayGuru Teg Bahadur’s Martyrdom DayRestricted Holiday
24 Dec 2021FridayChristmas EveRestricted Holiday
25 Dec 2021SaturdayChristmasGazetted Holiday
List of Bank Holidays in 2021

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