The new year is almost here and the bank holiday list for January 2023 is out. If you want to plan your leaves or even schedule large payments then here is a list for January that will help you make plans for the next month.
The bank sector works on most days as they carry out most of the financial activities of the nation. The bank holidays are declared by the RBI during each year end and according to this new updated list banks will be shut for 15 days in January 2023. According to the RBI there are 6 bank holidays in January while other holidays are declared by the state governments.
These 15 days also include Sundays and second and fourth Saturdays. The other holidays will depend on some regional holidays depending on the particular states.
January 1 - New year and weekend bank holiday in all states.
January 2 - New year bank celebration in Mizoram
January 5 - Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti in Haryana and Rajasthan
January 8 - Weekend holiday in all states
January 11 - Missionary day in Mizoram
January 12 - Swami Vivekanand Jayanti in West Bengal
January 14 - Makar Sankranti and second Saturday holiday in all states
January 15 - Pongal/ Magh Bihu in Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Assam and weekend holiday in all states
January 22 - Sonam Losar in Sikkim and weekend holiday in all states
January 23 - Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Jayanti in Tripura and West Bengal
January 25 - State day in Himachal Pradesh
January 26 - Republic Day holiday in all states
January 28 - Fourth Saturday holiday in all states
January 29 - Weekend holiday in all states
January 31 - Me-Dam-Me-Phi in Assam
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