Bank Holidays in August 2020: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released a list of days when the banking operations across the country will remain shut in the month of August.  Several festivals like Bakrid, Raksha Bandhan, etc will be celebrated in August, hence customers are advised to plan their bank-related chores accordingly. It must also be noted that banks are closed on the second and fourth Saturdays of every month. Also Read - Bank Holidays 2020 June Alert! Here’s List of Days Banks Will Remain Closed in June

Check out the full list of holidays here:  Also Read - Bank Holidays in 2020 India: Here's The List of Days on Which Banks Will be Closed This Year

August 1: Bakrid

August 2: Sunday

August 3: Raksha Bandhan

August 8: Second Saturday

August 9: Sunday

August 11: Sri Krishna Janmastami.

August 13: Patriot’s Day.

August 15: Independence Day

August 16: Sunday

August 20:Tithi of Srimanta Sankardeva.

August 21:  Teej.

August 22: Ganesh Chaturthi.

August 29: Karma Puja/Ashura.

August 30: Moharram

August 31: Indra Yatra and TiruOnam

State-wise list here

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Agartala
Ahmedabad
Aizawl
Belapur
Bengaluru
Bhopal
Bhubaneswar
Chandigarh
Chennai
Dehradun
Gangtok
Guwahati
Hyderabad
Imphal
Jaipur
Jammu
Kanpur
Kochi
Kolkata
Lucknow
Mumbai
Nagpur
New Delhi
Panaji
Patna
Raipur
Ranchi
Shillong
Shimla
Srinagar
Thiruvananthapuram
Holiday under Negotiable Instruments Act
Holiday under Negotiable Instruments Act and Real Time Gross Settlement Holiday
Banks’ Closing of Accounts
Holiday DescriptionDay
Bakri ID (Id-Ul-Zuha)/COVID-19 containment measure1
Raksha Bandhan3
Sri Krishna Janmastami11
Janmashtami12
Patriot’s Day13
Independence Day/COVID-19 containment measure15
Tithi of Srimanta Sankardeva20
Teej (Haritalika)21
Ganesh Chaturthi/Samvatsari (Chaturthi Paksha)/Vinayakar Chathurthi22
Karma Puja/Ashoora/COVID-19 containment measure29
Indrajatra/Thiruvonam31