Bank holidays often affect the general public. Since the bank always makes the public aware of the holidays and issues a list, it always keeps it current on holidays throughout the month. Meanwhile, if you have any work related to the bank, then hurry up because there are several festivals happening in March, such as Shivratri and Holi. As a result, banks in March will close for the entire 13 days.
A 13-day break
RBI has released a list of bank holidays. The 13-day holiday in March includes four Sundays. Aside from this, each state has its own list of holidays.
The bank holidays in March
1.) Mahashivratri falls on March 1, which means all places banks except Agartala, Aizawl, Chennai, Gangtok, Guwahati, Imphal, Kolkata, New Delhi, Panaji, Patna, and Shillong will be closed.
2.) Due to Losar, banks in Gangtok will be closed on March 3.
3.) As a result of Chapchar Kut, all banks in Aizawl will be closed on March 4.
4.) On March 17, Dehradun, Kanpur, Lucknow, and Ranchi’s bank are closed due to Holika Dahan.
5.) The banks are closed due to Holi on March 18.
6.) In Bhubaneswar, Imphal, and Patna, banks were closed on 19th March due to Holi/Yaosang
7.) On 22nd March, banks are closed in Patna due to Bihar Diwas.
6 March: Sunday
12 March: Monthly, second Saturday
13 March: Sunday
20 March: Sunday
26 March: Monthly, 4th Saturday
27 March: Sunday