Edited By: Anushua Aich
Public and private banks across India will remain shut for eight days in the month of November. The bank holidays in November 2020 comprise five Sundays and two Saturdays.
According to a report by Business Today, banks and their divisions all over the country will remain closed on 14 November (Saturday) for Diwali Amavasya (Laxmi Pujan)/ Kali Pujan.
On 30 November (Monday), banks will be closed for Guru Nanak Jayanti/ Kartika Purnima/ Tahasa Purnima.
The banks will also not function on 1 November (Sunday), 8 November (Sunday), 15 November (Sunday), 22 November (Sunday), 29 November (Sunday).
The banks will be closed on 28 November, which is the fourth Saturday of the month.
Banks in India are officially closed on all Sundays and second and fourth Saturdays.
The banks in the country are led by the national and state holidays in which they are situated.
in compliance with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), banks and its branches in Shillong will remain shut on 6 November for the Wangala festival.
Moreover, banks in Ahmedabad, Belapur, Bengaliri, Gangtok, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mumbai, and Nagpur will be closed on 16 November for Bhaidooi/ Chitragupt Jayanti/ Vikram Samvat New Year Day.
And on 17 November, banks in Gangtok and Imphal will remain closed for Ningol Chakkouba.
Following Chhath Puja 2020, banks in Patna will be closed on 20 and 21 November, while those in Ranchi will be closed on 20 November.
In Shillong, banks will not be operating on 23 November, owing to Seng Kutsnem.
On bank holidays, all the regular operations will not be functional. However, mobile, online/ internet banking services can be availed by customers.
#bankholidays | Public and private banks across #India will remain closed for eight days in the month of November. The bank holidays in November 2020 include five Sundays and two Saturdays.https://t.co/MJOeT5wZDJ
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