Bank Holidays in February 2022

Today almost every Indian has a bank account. This was possible by the Modi Government’s initiative “Jan Dhan Yojana”- a scheme to open a basic savings a/c by every individual.Almost 99.98% bank accounts are active and are doing banking transactions for their needs.

Even though corporates and high-networth individuals use online banking facility, instead of visiting bank branch, small savers(customers)have to visit bank branches to fulfill their needs. They have to know the bank holidays in advance to plan their activities accordingly.

As per the official gazette there are 11 bank holidays in February 2022(Holidays may vary according to the regional festivals).

2022 Bank Holidays

Bank HolidayReason For HolidayApplicable States
February 12th,20222nd SaturdayAll States
February13th,2022SundayAll States
February 15th,2022Hazrat Ali Jayanti/ Louis Naigai-NiUttar Pradesh, Manipur
February 16th,2022Guru Ravidas JayantiPunjab, Haryana, Himachal and Chandigarh
February 18th,2022Dhol YatraWest Bengal
February 19th,2022Chatrapati Shivaji JayantiMaharashtra
February 20th,2022SundayAll States
February 23rd,2022Bank StrikeAll States(*Tentative)
February 24th,2022Bank Strike(Tentative*)All States
February 26th,20224th SaturdayAll States
February 27th,2022SundayAll States

So plan your banking transactions accordingly

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