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Bank Holidays 2016 in India / Bank Holiday Calendar 2016

2016 Bank closing leave for State Bank of India, ICICI, Punjab National Bank, Bank of Baroda, Canara Bank, HDFC, Bank of India, IDBI Bank, Axis Bank,Union Bank of India in all Indian states and territories; Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chandigarh, Chhattisgarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, National Capital Territory of Delhi, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha, Puducherry, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal for the following months January 2016 bank holidays, bank holidays in February 2016, bank leaves march 2016, bank closed dates in April 2016, SBI bank leave schedule May 2016, banking holiday dates in June 2016, Holidays in July 2016, Indian Bank holidays in August 2016, bank holidays September 2016, bank leave in October 2016, holiday dates in November 2016 and December 2016 holiday dates

Apart from the below list of holidays, all banks will remains closed on 2nd saturday, 4th saturday (As of september 01, 2015) of a month and all Sunday. Some banks operated sunday working opening branches across all states in india.

List of public and private sector banks

Public Sector BanksPrivate Sector Banks
SBIHDFC Bank
Bank of BarodaICICI Bank
PNBKotak Mahindra
IDBI BankAxis Bank
Canara BankIndusInd Bank
Central BankYes Bank
Union BankIDFC Bank
Bank of IndiaFederal Bank
Syndicate BankKarur Vysya
Indian BankCity Union Bank
IOBJK Bank
UCO BankSouth Ind Bank
Oriental BankKarnataka Bank
Corporation BankDCB Bank
Andhra BankLakshmi Vilas
Allahabad BankStandard Chartered Bank
Bank of MaharashtraDhanlaxmi Bank
State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur
Vijaya Bank
State Bank of Travancore
Dena Bank
State Bank of Mysore
United Bank
Punjab & Sind Bank
List of Bank holidays 2016 in India SBI, ICICI, HDFC, PNB, AXIS, IOB, Canara, Union Bank, Baroda, IDBI
List of Bank holidays 2016 in India

Bank Holiday 2016 Full List

The below list contains National holidays 2016, Regional holidays 2016, Gazetted Holidays 2016 for 29 states and 7 union territories in India. During the holidays, all banks will be remain closed. During national holidays all banks across India are closed, during regional holidays, banks will be closed on certain states.

DateHolidayStates
January 1New Years DayArunachal pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Miizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Telangana
January 2Mannam JayanthiKerala
January 12Birthday of Swami VivekanandaWest Bengal
January 14BhogiAndhra Pradesh, Telangana
January 14Pongal
January 15PongalTamil Nadu
January 15SankrantiKarnataka, Telangana
January 16Guru Gobind Singh JayantiHimachal Pradesh, Punjab
January 16Thiruvalluvar DayTamil Nadu
January 17Uzhavar TirunalPuducherry, Tamil Nadu
January 23Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose JayantiAssam, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal
January 25Statehood DayHimachal Pradesh
January 26Republic DayAll states
January 31Me-dam-me-phiAssam.
February 9LosarSikkim
February 9Sonam LhocharSikkim
February 12Vasant PanchamiHaryana, Odisha,Tripura, West Bengal
February 12Sir Chhotu Ram JayantiHaryana
February 19Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj JayantiMaharashtra
February 22Guru Ravidas BirthdayHaryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab
March 4Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati JayantiHaryana
March 7Maha Shivratri
March 23Doljatra
March 23Shaheedi Diwas of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & SukhdevHaryana
March 24Holi
March 24Maundy ThursdayKerala
March 25Good Friday
April 1Odisha Day / Utkal DivasOdisha
April 5Babu Jagjivan Ram BirthdayAndhra Pradesh, Telangana
April 8Ugadi / Telugu New Year/ Kannada New YearKarnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh
April 8Cheti ChandGujarat
April 13VaisakhiHaryana
April 13Biju FestivalTripura
April 14Tamil New Year / Tamil PuthanduTamil Nadu
April 14Bengali New YearTripura, West Bengal
April 14Dr Ambedkar Jayanti
April 14VishuKerala
April 14Bohag Bihu / Assamese New YearAssam
April 14Ashoka’s Birth AnniversaryBihar
April 15Ram Navami
April 15Himachal DayHimachal Pradesh
April 15Bohag Bihu HolidayAssam
April 16Bohag Bihu HolidayAssam
April 19Mahavir Jayanti
April 20Garia PujaTripura
April 20Mahavir JayantiHaryana
April 21Hazrat Alis BirthdayUttar Pradesh
May 1Maharashtra DayMaharashtra
May 1May DayAssam, Bihar, Goa, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal only
May 8Birthday of Rabindra Nath TagoreTripura, West Bengal
May 8Parashurama JayantiHimachal Pradesh
May 9Parashurama JayantiHaryana, Uttar Pradesh
May 9Basava JayanthiKarnataka only
May 16State DaySikkim
May 21Buddha Purnima
May 25Birthday of Kazi Nazrul IslamTripura
June 7Maharana Pratap JayantiHaryana, Himachal Pradesh
June 14Raja SankrantiOdisha
June 16Guru Arjun Dev Martyrdom dayPunjab
June 20Sant Guru Kabir JayantiGazetted holiday in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab.
July 1Jumat-ul-Wida
July 6Idul FitrAll states except Goa, Jharkhand, Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh
July 7RamzanTamil Nadu, Telangana
July 12Kharchi PujaTripura
July 26Ker PujaTripura
August 1Bonalu
August 2Karkkadaka VavuKerala
August 15Independence DayAll States
August 17Parsi New YearJamshed Navroz. Gujarat, Mumbai
August 18Raksha BandhanGujarat, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh
August 24Sreekrishna JayanthiKerala
August 25JanmashtamiRestricted Holiday
August 28NuakhaiOdisha
September 4TeejHaryana
September 5Ganesh Chaturthi
September 12Idul JuhaBakrid. Except Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Sikkim.
September 13First OnamKerala only
September 13BakridMaharashtra, Tamil Nadu
September 14ThiruvonamKerala
September 15Third OnamKerala
September 16Sree Narayana Guru JayantiKerala
September 16Fourth OnamKerala
September 21Sree Narayana Guru SamadhiKerala
September 23Haryana’s Heroes’ Martyrdom DayHaryana
September 30MahalayaKarnataka, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal
October 1Maharaja Agrasen JayanatiHaryana
October 2Mahatma Gandhi Birthday / Gandhi Jayanti
October 2Muharram
October 9Saptami of DurgapujaOdisha, Tripura, West Bengal
October 9DurgastamiTelangana
October 10Ayudha PujaKarnataka, Tamil Nadu
October 10Navami of Durga PujaTripura
October 10MahanavamiKerala, Odisha
October 11DussehraVijaya Dashami
October 11Vijaya Dashami /  DussehraKerala, Odisha, Telangana, Tripura, Sikkim
October 12Muharram (10th Day)Day of Ashurah
October 12Durga PujaMahastami. Odisha, Sikkim
October 13Durga Puja HolidayTripura
October 14Durga Puja HolidayTripura
October 15Maharishi Valmiki BirthdayDelhi, Haryana, Karnataka, Punjab
October 15Lakshmi PujaOdisha, Tripura, West Bengal
October 16Maharishi Valmiki BirthdayHimachal Pradesh
October 18Kati BihuAssam
October 29Narak ChaturdashiKarnataka
October 29Deepavali / DiwaliKerala, Tamil Nadu, Tripura
October 30DeewaliExcept Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal.
October 30Kali PujaWest Bengal
October 31Vikram Samvat New YearGujarat
October 31DeepavaliKarnataka, Maharashtra
November 1Bhai BijGujarat
November 1Kannada Rajyothsava / Karnataka Formation DayBangalore
November 1Haryana DayHaryana
November 1Vishavkarma dayHaryana
November 6Chhath PujaHaryana, Uttar Pradesh
November 14Guru Nanak Birthday
November 14Rasa PurnimaOdisha
November 17Kanakadasa JayanthiKarnataka
December 3World Disabled DayTripura
December 12Id-e-Milad
December 13Id-e-MiladHaryana, Tripura
December 25Christmas DayAll states
December 26 Dec 26Shaheed Udham Singh’s BirthdayHaryana, Punjab

Some of the holidays mentioned above are subjected to changes.

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