Banks To Remain Closed For 18 Days In August. Check Full List

Online banking services will be available during the holidays

Banks To Remain Closed For 18 Days In August. Check Full List

Here is the complete list of bank holidays for August 2022

The Reserve Bank of India has released the bank holidays list for August. Banks will remain closed for a total of 18 days in the month, according to the RBI calendar.

Both the private and public banks remain shut on gazette holidays, statutory holidays and Sundays. Banks also don't operate on the second and fourth Saturdays of every month.

Apart from these holidays, there are several regional festivals to be celebrated across the states. On such occasions, the local branches of the banks in different states would also remain closed.

You need to plan all your bank-related work to avoid any inconvenience as the banks will not operate for almost half of the month in August. Online banking services will be available during the holidays.

Here is the complete list of bank holidays for August 2022:

August 7: First Sunday

August 13: Second Saturday + Patriot's Day

August 14: Second Sunday

August 21: Third Sunday

August 27: Fourth Saturday

August 28: Fourth Sunday

National and Regional Holidays:

August 1: Drukpa Tshe-zi - Gangtok

August 8: Muharram (Ashoora) - Jammu, Srinagar

August 9: Muharram (Ashoora) - Agartala, Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Belapur, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Chennai, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, New Delhi, Patna, Raipur and Ranchi

August 11: Raksha Bandhan - Ahmedadabad, Bhopal, Dehradun, Jaipur, and Shimla

August 12: Raksha Bandhan - Kanpur, and Lucknow

August 13: Patriot's Day - Imphal

August 15: Independence Day - All over India

August 16: Parsi New Year (Shahenshahi) - Belapur, Mumbai, and Nagpur

August 18: Janmashtami - Bhubaneswar, Dehradun, Kanpur and Lucknow

August 19: Janmashtami (Shravan Vad-8)/ Krishna Jayanthi - Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Gangtok, Jaipur, Jammu, Patna, Raipur, Ranchi, Shillong and Shimla

August 20: Sri Krishna Ashtami - Hyderabad

August 29: Tithi of Srimanta Sankardeva - Guwahati

August 31: Samvatsari (Chaturthi Paksha)/Ganesh Chaturthi/ Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata/ Vinayakar Chathurthi - Ahmedabad, Belapur, Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Nagpur and Panaji.

Banks will only remain closed across the country on August 15 on the occasion of Independence Day. Other regional holidays include Ganesh Chaturthi, Janmashtami, Shahenshahi, and Muharram. 

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