Here's a complete list of bank holidays in 2021

Here's a complete list of bank holidays in 2021

Bank holidays in India vary across different states. Gazetted holidays, such as Independence Day and Republic Day, apply nationwide

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Banks in the country will be closed for 40 days in 2021, according to the list of holidays announced by Reserve Bank of India. 

Bank holidays in India vary across different states. Gazetted holidays, such as Independence Day or Republic Day, apply nationwide. 

While other holidays include major festivals banks will remain shut on second and fourth Saturdays of every month. 

Here's full list of bank holidays in 2021: 

Bank holidays in January 2021

26 January (Tuesday) - Republic Day

Bank holidays in March 2021

11 March (Thursday) - Maha Shivaratri/Shivaratri

29 March (Monday)- Holi

Bank holidays in April 2021

1 April (Thursday) - Closing accounts

2 April (Friday) - Good Friday

14 April (Wednesday) - Ambedkar Jayanti

25 April (Sunday)- Mahavir Jayanti

Bank holidays in May 2021

13 May (Thursday) - Ramzan-Id/Id-ul-Fitar

Bank holidays in July 2021

20 July (Tuesday) - Bakr Id/Eid ul-Adha

Bank holidays in August 2021

15 August (Sunday) - Independence Day

19 August (Thursday) - Muharram/Ashura

30 August (Monday) - Janmashtami

Bank holidays in September 2021

10 September (Friday) - Ganesh Chaturthi

Bank holidays in October 2021

2 October (Saturday) - Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti

15 October (Friday) - Dussehra

Bank holidays in November 2021

4 November (Thursday) - Diwali

19 November (Friday) - Guru Nanak Jayanti

Bank holidays in December 2021

25 December (Saturday) - Christmas