In addition to public holidays there are bank holidays as well in the country. A bank holiday is a day when banks remain closed. While banks operating in the country remain closed on the second and fourth Saturdays of a month as per RBI’s guidelines, it shall remain closed on the below mentioned days as well in the month of September 2022. Bank will close 13 days in September: Check full list.
On account of the celebration of festivals and observance of special days across India, as well as the weekends, banks will be closed for as many as 13 days out of the 30 days in September. According to the Reserve Bank of India’s holiday calendar, the number of holidays in September has been set at eight; this includes September 10 which will be marked as Sree Narayana Guru Jayanthi in Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram.
Notably, banks will be closed across the country on this day as it is also a second Saturday. The remaining weekends make up the rest of the five days of the 13-day bank holiday.
List of bank holidays for the month of August 2022:
September 1: Banks to remain closed in Panaji on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi (2nd day).
September 4: First Sunday of the month.
September 6: Banks across Ranchi will be shut to mark the celebration of Karma Puja.
September 7: To mark the occasion of First Onam, banks will be closed in Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram.
September 8: On Thiruvonam banks will be shut in Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram.
September 9: Banks will remain closed in Gangtok as Indrajatra will be marked on this day here.
September 10: While banks in Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram are listed to remain shut on the occasion of Sree Narayana Guru Jayanthias per RBI, banks in other parts of the country will also be non-operational as the day is the second Saturday of the month. September 11: Second Sunday of the month.
September 18: Third Sunday of the month.
September 21: Banks will stay shut in Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram on the occasion of Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Day.
September 24: Fourth Saturday of the month.
September 25: Fourth Sunday of the month.
September 26: In Imphal and Jaipur banks will remain closed on the occasion of Navratri Sthapna/Mera Chaoren Houba of Lainingthou Sanamahi.