Bank holidays in November 2020

Bank holidays in November 2020
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Holidays bring respite from the daily chores and routine. They are welcomed by all, from students to working professionals. However, bank holidays can affect some of your essential banking and financial activities. Hence it is very useful to keep track of the bank holidays to plan for your needs well ahead of time.

The festive season is upon us, and November 2020 has some additional holidays that the banks will account for. Apart from this, according to the guidelines issued by the Reserve Bank of India, banks in India remain shut on the second and fourth Saturdays of every month. Also, note that November 2020 will see five Sundays.

It is important to note that some of the bank holidays will be applicable only in some states, depending on regional festivities. Here is a list of bank holidays for November 2020.

List of bank holidays in November 2020

DateDayHoliday DescriptionApplicable in states
1 November 2020SundayWeekend HolidayAll states
2 November 2020MondayParkash Gurpurab of Sri Guru Ram Dass JiPunjab
6 November 2020Friday Eid e-MiladLhabab Duchen Jammu & KashmirSikkim
8 November 2020SundayWeekend HolidayAll states
13 November 2020FridayWangala FestivalMeghalaya, Nagaland, and Assam
14 November 2020SaturdayNarak ChaturdashiDiwaliBalipadyamiNarak Chaturdashi holiday in KarnatakaDiwali Most states of IndiaBalipadyami holiday in Karnataka
15 November 2020SundayGovardhan PujaIn many states
16 November 2020MondayBhai Beej/Bhai DoojIn many states
17 November 2020Tuesday Ningol ChakoubaManipur
20 November 2020FridayChhath PujaBihar and Jharkhand
22 November 2020SundayWeekend HolidayAll states
24 November 2020TuesdayLachit DivasMartyrdom day of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur JiAssam
26 November 2020ThursdaySeng Kut SnemMeghalaya
28 November 2020SaturdayFourth SaturdayAll states
29 November 2020SundayWeekend HolidayAll states
30 November 2020MondayGuru Nanak’s BirthdayCelebrated in many states