Banks will remain closed due to the pandemic outbreak for 15 days

Due to the lockdown, most of the services, offices are closed. However, because of the essential services, banks are open. Although they have closed some of their branches and reduced the staff too. People are working from home and only essential and important services are available. The working hours has also been reduced. All the private and public bank of India will be closed for 9 days in April, 2020 due to the holidays coming.

Excluding that, the banks will also remain closed on second and fourth Saturday of every month. If you count it in total, the bank will be closed for 15 days in this month.


As per the reserve Bank of India website, there will be holidays due to the festival such as Ram Navmi, Tamil new year, Good friday, Mahavir Jayanti and etc and hence, ATM may also not disburse cash.

Here is the list of the holidays-

1st April Annual closing of banks

2nd April Ram Navami

6th April Mahavir Jayanti

10th April Good Friday

13th April Biju Festival/Bohag Bihu/Cheiraoba/Baisakhi

14th April Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti/Bengali New Year’s Day/Tamil New Year’s Day/Bohag Bihu/Vishu

15th April Bohag Bihu/Himachal Day

20th April Garia Puja

25th April Bhagvan Shree Parshuram Jayanti

Apart from Sundays, the banks remain closed on second and fourth Saturdays

5th April Sunday

11th April Second Saturday

12th April Sunday

19th April Sunday

25th April Fourth Saturday

26th April Sunday