Bank Holidays 2016:

Complete List Of Bank Holidays In India For All States & UTs


Bank holidays are generally public holidays. These are the days when Banks & other Financial Institutions don't operate. In India bank holidays are declared under the Negotiable Instruments Act. These are also called 'Gazetted Holidays under NI Act'

India is a multicultural and multireligious society and celebrates holidays and festivals of various religions. There are three national holidays in India: Independence Day, Republic Day and Gandhi Jayanti. In addition, many states and regions have local festivals depending on religious and linguistic demographics.

This is the most comprehensive listing of bank holidays. India is a federal union of states. This exclusive section provides bank holidays for all the twenty-eight states and seven union territories. Please note that in addition to Sunday, Indian Banks & FIs are not operational on the second and fourth Saturdays.

Bank Holidays In India For The Month Of September 2016

No. Holiday Date/Month Day States/UT
48 Ganesh Chaturthi/Vinayakar Chathurthi/Samvantsari (Chaturthi Paksha)/Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata 05/09/2016 Monday Gujarat, Maharastra, Karnataka, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Goa.
49 Nuakhai/Ganesh Chaturthi (2nd day) 06/09/2016 Tuesday Odisha, Goa.
50 Bakri-Id (Eid-al-Adha) 12/09/2016 Monday Gujarat, Karnataka, Madhya
Pradesh, Assam, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Delhi, Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Kerala, Meghalaya.
51 Bakri Id (Id-ul-Zuha)/First Onam 13/09/2016 Tuesday Kerala, Maharastra, Tamil Nadu, Uttarakhand, Goa.
52 Thiruvonam 14/09/2016 Wednesday Kerala
53 Sree Narayana Guru Jayanthi 16/09/2016 Friday Kerala
54 Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Day 21/09/2016 Wednesday Kerala
55 Mahalaya Amavasye 30/09/2016 Friday Karnataka, West Bengal.

* May change due to sighting of moon.

Year 2016: Month Wise Bank Holidays In India For All States & UTs