Here's a list of bank holidays in January 2022

Here's a list of bank holidays in January 2022
People in all walks of life depend on banks for many things. Banks help fulfill several important financial functions and transactions in our lives. Keeping track of bank holidays is a crucial step while planning our banking activities in personal, social, professional and business lives.

New Year is a great time to plan for the year ahead. Knowing the bank holidays for January, the first month of the year can let you plan your finances and transactions well in advance without avoiding any last minute interruptions and disappointments.

In India, banking policies, schedules and holidays are announced under the guidance of the Reserve Bank of India. Public holidays in India are of two types namely national and regional with the former applicable to all states in the country while the latter applicable only to the concerned states. So, it is important that you consult your state holiday list to confirm the holiday.

Banks in India do not work on Sundays in addition to the second and fourth Saturdays of all months. Here are the bank holidays in January 2020 letting you plan your banking functions very well in advance.

Bank holidays in January 2022


DateDayHoliday DescriptionApplicable in States
1 January 2022SaturdayNew Year’s DayAll over India
2 January 2022SundayMannam JayanthiKerala
2 January 2022SundayWeekend HolidayAll over India
8 January 2022SaturdaySecond SaturdayAll over India
9 January 2022SundayWeekend HolidayAll over India
9 January 2022SundayGuru Gobind Singh JayantiChandigarh, Haryana
11 January 2022TuesdayMissionary DayMizoram
12 January 2022WednesdaySwami Vivekananda JayantiWest Bengal
14 January 2022FridayMagh Bihu, Makar Sankranti, Tusu PujaSeveral states
15 January 2022SaturdayPongal / Tiruvalluvar DayTamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh
16 January 2022SundayWeekend holidayAll over India
16 January 2022SundayKanuma Panduga, Uzhavar Thirunal,Andhra Pradesh, Pondicherry, and Tamil Nadu
22 January 2022SaturdayFourth SaturdayAll over India
23 January 2022SundayWeekend holidayAll over India
23 January 2022SundayNetaji Subhas Chandra Bose JayantiWest Bengal, Tripura, Odisha, and Assam
25 January 2022TuesdayStatehood DayHimachal Pradesh
26 January 2022WednesdayRepublic DayAll over India
30 January 2022SundayWeekend HolidayAll Over India
31 January 2022MondayMe-Dam-Me-PhiAssam