Bank Holidays in 2020 India: All private and public sector banks in the country are closed on Sundays, as well as on the second and fourth Saturdays of every month. Besides this, banks are closed on various public and national and regional public holidays as well. Also Read - Bank Holidays 2020: March Alert! Banks to be Closed For 18 Days in March; Check List

Some of the national holidays on which banks are closed are New Year, Independence Day, Republic Day, Gandhi Jayanti, Christmas, Holi, Diwali, Durga Puja, Eid etc. Pongal, Onam and Bihu etc., are, meanwhile, some of the regional holidays on which banks are closed. Regional holidays are decided by the respective state governments and, as such, customers should visit the official website or branches of their respective banks to check about bank holidays in their region. Also Read - 14 Bank Holidays in January 2020 | Check Complete Details Here



This January, for example, a total of 14 bank holidays were observed. In March, meanwhile, total 18 bank holidays will be observed. The various public holidays on which banks were closed/will be closed in 2020 are as follows: Also Read - Bank Holidays in December: Alert! All Banks to Remain Closed For 9 Days This Festive Season

DateDayHoliday
1 January 2020WednesdayNew Year’s Day
11 January 2020SaturdaySecond Saturday
15 January 2020WednesdayPongal
25 January 2020SaturdayFourth Saturday
26 January 2020SundayRepublic Day
30 January 2020ThursdayVasant Panchami
8 February 2020SaturdaySecond Saturday
21 February 2020FridayMaha Shivaratri
22 February 2020SaturdayFourth Saturday
10 March 2020TuesdayHoli
14 March 2020SaturdaySecond Saturday
25 March 2020WednesdayUgadi
28 March 2020SaturdayFourth Saturday
2 April 2020ThursdayRam Navami
6 April 2020MondayMahavir Jayanti
10 April 2020FridayGood Friday
11 April 2020SaturdaySecond Saturday
14 April 2020TuesdayAmbedkar Jayanti
25 April 2020SaturdayFourth Saturday
1 May 2020FridayMay Day
7 May 2020ThursdayBuddha Purnima
9 May 2020SaturdaySecond Saturday
23 May 2020SaturdayFourth Saturday
24 May 2020SundayEid-ul-Fitr
13 June 2020SaturdaySecond Saturday
27 June 2020SaturdayFourth Saturday
11 July 2020SaturdaySecond Saturday
25 July 2020SaturdayFourth Saturday
31 July 2020FridayBakrid/Eid-al-Adha
3 August 2020MondayRaksha Bandhan
8 August 2020SaturdaySecond Saturday
11 August 2020TuesdayJanmashthami
15 August 2020SaturdayIndependence Day
22 August 2020SaturdayFourth Saturday
30 August 2020SundayMuharram
12 September 2020SaturdaySecond Saturday
26 September 2020SaturdayFourth Saturday
2 October 2020FridayGandhi Jayanti
10 October 2020SaturdaySecond Saturday
24 October 2020SaturdayFourth Saturday
26 October 2020MondayVijaya Dashami
30 October 2020FridayEid e Milad
31 October 2020SaturdayValmiki Jayanti
14 November 2020SaturdayDiwali/Second Saturday
16 November 2020MondayBhai Dooj
28 November 2020SaturdayFourth Saturday
30 November 2020MondayGuru Nanak Jayanti
12 December 2020SaturdaySecond Saturday
25 December 2020FridayChristmas Day
26 December 2020SaturdayFourth Saturday

It should, however, be noted that these dates may vary if any official change is announced by the central or state governments.