Bank Holidays This Month: Banks to be Closed for 16 Days in January 2022; List Here

Bank Holidays This Month: Banks to be Closed for 16 Days in January 2022; List Here.





There are no national holidays this month, but most of the banks will remain closed on January 26, on the account of Republic Day


Bank Holidays in January 2022: Banks across all private and public sectors will be closed for several days in the current month, that is January 2022. The first month of the new year has many holidays lined up for the banking sector. Out of 31 days of the month, there are 16 bank holidays in January, when private and public sector banks will close for its customers, depending upon the state that they live in, as per a notification by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). The Reserve Bank of India has issued a list of holidays for the year 2022 in its annual list. The holidays have been prepared according to this list.


As per the RBI list, there are up to nine state wise holidays in January 2022, which is has already begun. This includes the first day of January, where banks will remain closed in some states. The remaining seven holidays are the weekend leaves when banks are closed nationally. So, if you have any bank related work, you should check with your nearest branch first regarding the bank holidays in January so that you can carry out your work seamlessly.


On that note, you should also keep in mind that it should not be much of a concern as these bank holidays are largely state-wise. This means that they are not usually uniform in nature. For example, there will be a bank holiday on January 12 in Kolkata on the account of Swami Vivekananda’s birth anniversary in the state, but services will be available in the other parts of the country.

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