Bank Holidays List 2014

Bank holidays in India depend on various festivals celebrated in India and many other important activities, which sometimes vary accordingly in different states. During the holidays, there are no bank transactions and the banks are closed for public. There are 17 bank holidays in 2014 in India. These are observed by both government undertaking banks like SBI, Canara Bank, PNB, Corporation bank etc and private sector banks like ICICI bank, HDFC bank, Axis bank, IDBI bank, Kotak Mahindra bank to name a few. Some banks observe additional holidays in states and countrywide in addition to this. One or two holidays will vary from bank to Bank.

The following is the list of bank holidays in 2014

S. No.
Holiday Name
1January 2014Eid Birthday of Prophet Mohammed14Tuesday
2January 2014Republic Day26Sunday
3April 2014Mahavir Jayanti13Sunday
4April 2014Good Friday18Friday
5May 2014Buddha Purnima14Wednesday
6July 2014Idu'l Fitr29Tuesday
7August 2014Independence day15friday
8October 2014Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday2Thursday
9October 2014Dussehra3Friday
10October 2014Id-ul-Zuha(Bakrid)6Monday
11October 2014Diwali / Deepavali23Thursday
12November 2014Muharram4Tuesday
13November 2014Guru Nanak's Birthday6Thursday
14December 2014Christmas Day December25Thursday
Additional holidays which may be observed by some banks
1March 2014Holi17Monday
2April 2014Ram Navami8Tuesday
3August 2014Janmashtami18August

In addition to the above banks will remain closed for public dealings on half yearly and annual closing on 1st April 2014 and 30th September 2014

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