Banks will be shut for 5 consecutive days. If you have any pending work and you plan to go to the bank, you may need to wait at least five days. Due to regional or national holidays and Sundays, some state banks will be shut for five days commencing today (July 17).
According to the schedule shared by the Reserve Bank of India, employees in some states enjoyed a total of 15 days of vacation in July, including a 5-day vacation starting on July 17.
In Dehradun, employees also enjoyed their holiday on the occasion of Harela Puja on July 16. At the same time, U Tirot Singh and Kharchi Puja Day in Agartala and Shillong will close again on July 17.
In the next few days, it will be closed on July 18, which is Sunday. On July 19th, Gangtok bank employees will have fun at the Thungkar Tshechu festival of Guru Rinpoche Padmasambhava.
Similarly, due to Bakrid, there will be no transactions in Jammu, Kochi, Srinagar and Thiruvananthapuram on July 20, 2021. Banks across the country will be closed during the Eid al-Adha on July 21. However, the operations in Aizawl, Bhubaneswar, Gangtok, Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram will continue to operate on July 21.
Check out the complete list of holidays here-
17 July 2021: Saturday – Kharchi Puja – (Agartala, Shillong)
18 July 2021: Sunday
19 July 2021: Monday – Trungkar Tshechu of Guru Rinpoche – (Gangtok)
20 July 2021: Tuesday – Eid al Adha (Jammu, Kochi, Srinagar and Thiruvananthapuram)
21 July 2021: Wednesday – Bakrid (All over the country)
It’s worth noting that the holidays will not occur simultaneously in all states on the same date. In the guidelines issued by the Reserve Bank of India, the public sector, the private sector, foreign banks, cooperative banks and regional banks will remain closed on the aforementioned dates.
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