Share Market Holidays in April 2020: Financial markets are closed on Monday on account of Mahavir Jayanti, their second of four holidays in April, as well as one among total 12 for the year. Additionally, Mahavir Jayanti is also the markets’ fourth holiday of the year after Maha Shivratri (February 21), Holi (March 10) and Ram Navami (April 2). Also Read - Sensex Gains Over 300 Pts in Early Trade, Nifty Inches Close to 10,000-mark

On Friday, while the National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty closed at 8,083.8, down 2.06%, the benchmark Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) Sensex settled at 27,590.05, down 2.39%. Rupee, meanwhile, settled at 76.23 against the US dollar. Also Read - Sensex Shoots Over 900 Pts on Day 1 of 'Unlock', Nifty Tops 9,800 in Early Trade

Markets will resume for trading tomorrow. Also Read - Sensex, Nifty Slip Below 2% as Financial Stocks Tumble, Banking Shares Take Hit

Here’s the list of share market holidays for April, as well as for the rest of the year:

S No.HolidayDayDate
3.Ram NavamiApril 2, 2020Thursday
4.Mahavir JayantiApril 6, 2020Monday
5.Good FridayApril 10, 2020Friday
6.Dr Baba Saheb Ambedkar JayantiApril 14, 2020Tuesday
7.Maharashtra DayMay 1, 2020Friday
8Id-ul-Fitr (Ramzan Eid)May 25, 2020Monday
9.Gandhi JayantiOctober 2, 2020Friday
10.Diwali BalipratipadaNovember 16, 2020Monday
11.Guru Nanak JayantiNovember 30, 2020Monday
12.ChristmasDecember 25, 2020Friday

It should be noted that ‘Muhurat Trading’ will be done on Saturday, November 14 during Laxmi Pujan on Diwali. Also, timings for Muhurat Trading will be notified by the exchange subsequently.