December 2023 bank holiday list: For Christmas, banks will remain closed for up to 5 days in these states – Times of India

December 2023 bank holiday list: For Christmas, banks will remain closed for up to 5 days in these states - Times of India

Christmas 2023 bank holidays: This year, Christmas falls on a Monday, due to which banks across the country are closed. According to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) holiday calendar, bank branches across the country will remain closed for five days during Christmas, including weekends.
December 25, which is Christmas, is on a Monday. Before that, December 23rd is the fourth Saturday, and December 24th is Sunday. Hence, three consecutive days of holiday resulted in some states. Additionally, Christmas celebrations in Kohima extend to December 26 and December 27, resulting in a five-day closure for banks.
List of State War Bank Holidays for Christmas

  • December 25 (Monday)– (Christmas) – Banks are closed in all states.
  • December 26 (Tuesday)– Christmas celebration- Banks are closed in Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya.
  • December 27 (Wednesday)– Christmas- Banks are closed in Arunachal Pradesh.

Bank Holidays in December 2023
According to the Negotiable Instruments Act of 1881, bank holidays are divided into four parts: real-time gross settlement holidays, holidays under the Negotiable Instruments Act, and bank account closure holidays.
Banks will be closed on State Inauguration Day/Indigenous Faith Day, Feast of St. Francis Xavier, Pa-Togan Nyingmanja Sangma, Lusong/Namsong, U So So Tham Anniversary, Goa Liberation Day, Christmas and U Kiang Nangba.

Online banking services will remain accessible.
Online banking services will remain accessible throughout this period. Most of the tasks can be completed through mobile/internet banking. However, for any paperwork, it is advisable to consider the holiday schedule and plan accordingly.
List of bank holidays

December 2023 1 4 5 12 13 14 18 19 25 26 27 30
Agartala
Ahmedabad
Azole
Belapur
Bengaluru
Bhopal
Bhubaneswar
Chandigarh
Chennai
Dehradun
Gangtok
Guwahati
Hyderabad – Andhra Pradesh
Hyderabad – Telangana
Imphal
Ita Nagar
Jaipur
Jammu
Kanpur
Kochi
Kohima
Kolkata
Lucknow
Mumbai
Nagpur
New Delhi
claw
Patna
Raipur
Ranchi
Shillong
Shimla
Srinagar
Thiruvananthapuram

Leave under the Negotiable Instruments Act
Leave under the Negotiable Instruments Act and real time gross settlement leave
Closure of bank accounts

December 2023 bank holiday details

Description of holidays Day
State Inauguration Day/Indigenous Faith Day 1
Feast of St. Francis Xavier/Cyclone Michaung 4
Cyclone Michaung 5
Pa Togan Nyingmanja Sangma 12
Losong/Namsong 13
Losong/Namsong 14
Anniversary of US Su Thum 18
Goa Independence Day 19
Christmas 25
Christmas celebration 26
Christmas 27
Yu Kiang Nangba 30

Table Source: RBI website

Christmas Bank Holiday,Christmas 2023 bank holidays,Bank Holidays December 2023 India,Bank Holidays December 2023,Bank Holiday December
december-2023-bank-holiday-list-for-christmas-banks-will-remain-closed-for-up-to-5-days-in-these-states-times-of-india

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*