Bank Holidays in April 2021: 9 Days Bank Holidays in April Month

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Bank Holidays in April 2021- According to the RBI’s website, private and public banks in India will remain shut for 9 days in April 2021. Apart from the 9 holidays in April, the bank will remain shut every Sunday, second and fourth Saturday usually.

If Saturday and Sundays are added to the list, then the bank will remain closed for a total of 15 days in April 2021.

List of Bank Holidays in April 2021

As per the bank holiday calendar issued by RBI, April month include various festival like Ram Navami, Good Friday, Bihu, Tamil New Year, etc. Here is the list of Bank Holidays in April 2021.

Bank Holidays
S. No. Date Day Festival/Holidays
1 1st April, 2021 Thursday To Enable Banks to close their yearly accounts
2 2nd April, 2021 Friday Good Friday
3 5th April, 2021 Monday Babu Jagjivan Ram’s Birthday
4 6th April, 2021 Tuesday General Election to Tamilnadu Legislative Assembly 2021
5 13th April, 2021 Tuesday Gudhi Padwa/Telugu New Year’s Day/Ugadi Festival/SajibuNongmapanba (Cheiraoba)/1st Navratra/Baisakhi
6 14th April, 2021 Wednesday Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti/Tamil New Year’s Day/Vishnu/Biju Festival/Cheiroba/BohagBihu
7 15th April, 2021 Thursday Himachal Day/Bengali New Year’s Day, Bohag Bihu/Sarhul
8 16th April, 2021 Friday Bohag Bihu
9 21st April, 2021 Wednesday Shree Ram Navami/Garia Puja
List of Bank Holidays in April 2021

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Apart from the above, there will be a total of 4 Sundays and 2 Saturdays on which the bank will remain closed.

Saturdays and Sundays in April 2021
4th April- Sunday
10th April- Second Saturday
11th April- Sunday
18th April- Sunday
24th April- Fourth Saturday
25th April- Sunday

Holidays of the mentioned days will be observed in various regions accordingly to the state declared holidays, however for the gazetted holidays, banks will be closed all over the country.

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Frequently asker questions (FAQs)

Some FAQs
  1. What Holidays are bank closed 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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  2. How many days will April have in 2021?

    There are total 30 days in April 2021.

  3. How many days banks are closed in April 2021?

    As per the bank holiday calendar issued by RBI, April month include various festival like Ram Navami, Good Friday, Bihu, Tamil New Year, etc. Here is the list of Bank Holidays in April 2021. Apart from this, there will be a total of 4 Sundays and 2 Saturdays in April 2021 on which the bank will remain closed.

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