Banks will remain closed for 17 more days in August, see the complete list here before going to the branch

Maharanee Kumari
Bank Holidays August 2022
Bank Holidays August 2022

The month of August has started. If you are also going to go to the bank branch in August and settle the banking work, then definitely read this news first.

Bank Holidays In August 2022:  The month of August has started. Banks are going to be closed for more than half a month in August. Today is 4th August, and from today onwards the banks are going to be closed for 17 days this month. Not only this, many holidays are also falling continuously. In such a situation, if you are going to do any work related to the bank in the month of August, then definitely read this news first. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released the list of holidays for August 2022. Let's see the complete list.

RBI divided holidays into three categories

Significantly, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has divided the Bank Holiday List into three categories. (Bank Holidays In August 2022) This includes Negotiable Instruments Act, Real Time Gross Settlement Holiday and Banks Closing of Accounts. That is, in addition to national holidays, there are some state-specific holidays, which include all Sundays as well as the second and fourth Saturdays of the month. Let us know on which days the banks are going to be closed in the month of August.

Bank Holidays in August


August 1, 2022: All banks will remain closed due to Drupaka She-Ji festival in Gangtok.

August 7, 2022: There will be a bank holiday across the country due to the weekend on Sunday.

August 8, 2022: Banks will remain closed in Jammu and Srinagar on the occasion of Muharram (Ashura).

August 9, 2022: Banks will remain closed on the occasion of Muharram (Ashura) except Chandigarh, Dehradun, Bhubaneshwar, Guwahati, Imphal, Jammu, Panaji, Shillong, Shimla, Thiruvananthapuram and Srinagar.

August 11, 2022: There will be a bank holiday across the country on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan.

12 August 2022: Raksha Bandhan /(Kanpur, Lucknow) 

August 13, 2022: Due to being the second Saturday of the month, all the banks in the country will remain closed.

August 14, 2022: There will be a bank holiday across the country due to the weekend on Sunday.

August 15, 2022: All banks in the country will remain closed on the occasion of Independence Day.

16 August 2022: All banks in Mumbai and Nagpur will remain closed on the occasion of Parsi New Year.

August 18, 2022: All banks across the country will remain closed on the occasion of Janmashtami.

19 August 2022: Janmashtami (Ranchi, Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Chandigarh).

20 August 2022: Shri Krishna Ashtami (Hyderabad)

August 21, 2022: There will be a bank holiday across the country due to the weekend on Sunday.

27 August 2022: A nationwide holiday due to the second Saturday.

28 August 2022 - Sunday will be a bank holiday across the country due to the weekend.

29 August 2022: Shrimant Sankardev (Guwahati)

August 31, 2022: There will be a bank holiday in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi.