As we all know October is a month filled with auspicious festivals many festivals are there in October like Gandhi jayanti Dussehra and Diwali and more.
The reserve Bank of India has release the list of bank holidays in October during this month banks are going to be closed for 21 days including the second and fourth saturday and sundays.
Some of these holidays are region specific only. Before taking any decision regarding Bank people should keep the holidays in mind so that they can avoid any confusion. Bank holidays will not affect any of the internet banking .ATM and internet banking services will be available even on bank holidays. Let’s read further to check out the list of bank holidays for the month of October.
List of bank holidays for the month of October :
October 1 banks in Gangtok will remain closed for half yearly closing of bank accounts.
October 2 On the occasion of Gandhi jayanti it will be a national holiday all the banks will be closed.
October 3 on the occasion of Durga Puja which is also called maha ashtami banks will be closed in Guwahati Imphal Patna Agartala Ranchi and Bhubaneswar.
October 4 the occasion of Durga Puja dashara mahanavami janmotsav of shrimanta sankardeva banks will be shut in tribhuunathpuram , Shillong, Kolkata Ranchi Guwahati Kanpur Kochi Patna Bhubaneswar Bengaluru Chennai Gangtok and Agartala
October 5 Durga Puja vijayadashmi Banks will be closed all over India except in Imphal.
October 6 all the banks will be closed in Gangtok due to Durga Puja.
October 7 banks will be remain closed in Gangtok.
October 8 Milad-i-sherif/ Eid-i-Milad-ul-Nabi birthday of prophet Muhammad banks will remain closed in Kochi Srinagar Bhopal Jammu tribhunathpuram banks in other parts of the country will also remain closed as it will be second Saturday of the month.
October 9 All banks will be closed on Sunday.
October 13 on the occasion of karva chauth bank will remain closed in Shimla.
October 14 Friday following Eid-i-Milad-ul-Nabi. Banks will be closed in Jammu and Srinagar.
October 16 all the banks will be closed on Sunday
October 18 Kati Bihu banks will be closed in Guwahati
October 22 4th Saturday all banks will be closed
October 23 all banks will be closed on Sunday
October 24 Kali puja Diwali Lakshmi Pujan narka chaturdashi banks will be closed all over India except Gangtok Hyderabad and Imphal.
October 26 Govardhan puja Vikram sambandh new year day Lakshmi pujan duj all the banks will remain closed in Ahmedabad Belapur Gangtok Jammu Bengaluru Dehradun Kanpur Lucknow Mumbai Nagpur Shimla and Srinagar.
October 27 Bhai dooj Lakshmi puja banks will be shut in Imphal Kanpur and Lucknow.
October 30 Sunday all the banks will remain closed.
October 31 sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s birthday chhath puja all the banks will remain closed then Ahmedabad Patna and Ranchi.
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