Public holidays September 2022: Banks will remain closed for up to 14 days in September, including the second and fourth Saturdays and Sundays. While some holidays will be observed nationwide, others will be local holidays. It can be noted that banks in India follow public holidays. While all banks remain closed on public holidays, some banks observe regional holidays and holidays.
According to the list released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), banks will be closed for 8 days except weekends in September this year. Banks will remain closed in different states or cities due to different holidays. State holidays in September include Ganesh Chaturthi, Karma Puja, First Onam, Thiruvonam, Indrajatra and Sree Narayana Guru Jayanthi among other occasions. It can be noted that the banks remain open on the first and third Saturdays of each month.
The Reserve Bank of India places its public holidays under three brackets -Holiday under Negotiable Instruments Act; Public holiday under the Negotiable Instruments Act and real-time gross settlement holiday; and closure of bank accounts. However, it should be noted that public holidays vary by state and are not observed by all banking companies. Public holidays also depend on festivals observed in specific states or notification of specific occasions in those states.
Public holidays September 2022
September 1, 2022 (Thursday): Ganesh Chaturthi (2nd day) – Panaji
September 6, 2022 (Tuesday): Karma Puja – Ranchi
September 7, 2022 (Wednesday): First Onam – Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
September 8, 2022 (Thursday): Thiruvonam – Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
September 9, 2022 (Friday): Indrajatra – Gangtok
September 10, 2022 (Saturday): Sree Narayana Guru Jayanthi – Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
September 21, 2022 (Wednesday): Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Day – Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
September 26, 2022 (Monday): Navratri Sthapna/Mera Chaoren Houba from Lainingthou Sanamahi – Imphal, Jaipur
When planning bank-related work, people are advised to check the date of the holiday in their respective states.
Holiday weekend in September 2022
September 4, 2022: Weekly rest (Sunday)
September 10, 2022: second Saturday
September 11, 2022: Weekly rest (Sunday)
September 18, 2022: Weekly rest (Sunday)
September 24, 2022: fourth Saturday
September 25, 2022: Weekly rest (Sunday)
Despite these public holidays, including weekly holidays, bank customers can use net banking and mobile banking to carry out part of their banking transactions.
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