Bank Holidays 2023: Banks will remain shut on these days next year. Full list

If you are planning to visit your bank in the coming new year, then you must read this. reserve Bank of India List of bank holidays for 2023 has been released.

The central bank defines holidays in three categories, i.e. holidays under Negotiable Instruments Act, holidays under Negotiable Instruments Act and real time gross settlement holidays and account closure by banks.

Banks will remain closed on Sundays as well as on the second and fourth Saturdays of every month.

Here is the complete month wise list of bank holidays in 2023.


Date Holiday Sector
January 2 new year celebration Aizawl
January 3 Imoinu Irtpa Imphal
January 4 Gan-NGAI Imphal
January 12 Swami Vivekananda Jayanti Kolkata
January 16 thiruvalluvar day Chennai
January 17 Uzhavar Tirunal Chennai
January 23 netaji’s birthday Kolkata
January 26 Republic day nationwide


Date Holiday Sector
February 15 LUI-NGAI-NI Imphal
February 18 mahashivratri some cities
February 20 State Day Aizawl
February 21 looser gangtok

Some of the cities include Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Kanpur, Kochi and Mumbai.


Date Holiday Sector
march 3 Chapchar Kut Aizawl
march 7 Holi some cities
march 8 holi second day some cities
march 9 Holi Patna
March 22 Gudi Padwa some cities
march 30 Ram Navami some cities

March 7: Bank holiday in some cities including Belapur, Dehradun, Guwahati, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Lucknow and Nagpur.

March 8: Bank holiday in some cities including Agartala, Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Dehradun and Gangtok.

March 22: Bank holiday in some cities including Belapur, Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Imphal, Mumbai, Nagpur, Panaji and Patna.

March 30: Bank holiday in some cities including Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Patna, Lucknow, Mumbai and Nagpur.


Date Holiday Sector
April 1st Banks should close accounts quickly All
april 3 Mahavir Jayanti Bangalore
april 4 Mahavir Jayanti some cities
April 5 Birthday of Babu Jagjivan Ram Hyderabad
April 7 good Friday All
April 14 Ambedkar Jayanti All
April 15 Vishu/Bohag Bihu/Nabbarsha/Himachal Day Guwahati, Kochi, Kolkata, Shimla, Thiruvananthapuram
April 21 sweet eid Agartala, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
April 22 ramadan eid All

April 4: Bank holiday on Mahavir Jayanti in some cities including Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai and Nagpur.


Date Holiday Sector
May 1 Maharashtra Day / May Day some cities
May 5 Buddha Purnima some cities
May 9 Birthday of Rabindranath Tagore Kolkata
May 16 State Day gangtok
May 22 Maharana Pratap Jayanti Shimla

May 1: Bank holiday in some cities including Bengaluru, Chennai, Guwahati, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Nagpur and Patna.

May 5: Bank holiday in some cities including Agartala, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Kanpur, Kolkata, Mumbai and Nagpur.


Date Holiday Sector
June 15 Yama Day/Raja Sankranti Aizawl, Bhubaneswar
June 20 Kang/Ratha Yatra Bhubaneswar, Imphal
June 26 spending worship Agartala
June 28 and 29 bakrid eid some cities
June 30 remna ni Aizawl, Bhubaneswar

June 28: Bank holiday in Belapur, Kochi, Mumbai and Nagpur

June 29: Bank holiday in some cities including Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kolkata and Lucknow.


Date Holiday Sector
july 6 MHIP Day Aizawl
July 11 Ker Pooja Agartala
July 13 Bhanu Jayanti gangtok
July 17 you tirot sing day Shillong
July 21 Drukpa Tishe-Zee gangtok
July 29 muharram al, most all regions


Date Holiday Sector
August 8 Tendong Lho Rum Fat gangtok
August 15 Independence day All
August 16 Parsi New Year Belapur, Mumbai, Nagpur
18 august Date of Srimanta Shankardev Guwahati
August 28 first onam Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
August 29 thiruvonam Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
August 30 Raksha Bandhan Imphal, Shimla
31 august Raksha Bandhan Dehradun, Gangtok, Kanpur, Kochi, Lucknow, Thiruvananthapuram


Date Holiday Sector
September 6 Shri Krishna Janmashtami Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Hyderabad (AP), Patna
September 7 Janmashtami some cities
September 18 Varsiddhi Vinayak Vrat Bangalore, Hyderabad (Telangana)
September 19 Ganesh Chaturthi Ahmedabad, Belapur, Bhubaneswar, Mumbai, Nagpur, Patna
September 20 Ganesh Chaturthi (2nd day) Bhubaneswar, Panaji
September 22 Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Day Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
September 25 Birthday of Shrimant Shankardev Guwahati
September 27 Milad-e-Sharif Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
September 28 Eid-e-Milad some cities
September 29 Indrajatra gangtok

September 7: Bank holiday in some cities including Ahmedabad, Dehradun, Gangtok, Jaipur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Hyderabad, Raipur, Ranchi, Shillong and Shimla.

September 28: Bank holiday in some cities including Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Bengaluru, Chennai, Dehradun, Jammu, Lucknow, Mumbai and Nagpur.


Date Holiday Sector
October 2 Gandhi Jayanti All
October 14 Mahalaya Kolkata
October 18 kati bihu Guwahati
October 21 Durga Puja – Maha Saptami Guwahati, Imphal, Kolkata
October 23 Dussehra – Mahanavami Agartala, Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Chennai and some cities
October 24 vijaya dashami almost all cities
October 25-27 Dasain gangtok
October 28 Lakshmi Puja Kolkata
31 October Sardar Patel Jayanti Ahmedabad


Date Holiday Sector
november 1 Kannada Rajyotsava/Karva Chauth Bangalore, Imphal, Shimla
November 10 wangala festival Shillong
13 November Govardhan Puja Dehradun, Gangtok, Imphal, Jaipur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Kolkata, Shimla
14 November Diwali Ahmedabad, Belapur, Bangalore, Gangtok, Mumbai, Nagpur,
Nov 15 Bhai Dooj / Chitragupta Puja Gangtok, Imphal, Kanpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Shimla
November 20 Chhath Patna, Ranchi
23 november Seng Kutsnem Dehradun, Shillong
november 27 Guru Nanak Jayanti almost all cities
November 30 Kanakdas Jayanti Bangalore


Date Holiday Sector
December 4 Feast of Francis Xavier Panaji
December 12 Pa-Togan Nengminja Sangma Shillong
13 and 14 December Defeat gangtok
18 December You So So Them’s Death Anniversary Shillong
19 December Goa Liberation Day Panaji
December 25 Christmas All
26 December Christmas celebration Aizawl, Shillong
30 December u kiang nangbah Shillong

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