Bank Holidays in December 2019 – Know to plan your financial activities

Bank Holidays in December 2019 – Know to plan your financial activities
December, the last month of the year 2019 has already started and you will need to take the necessary steps to close the year successfully as well as prepare yourself very well to invite the approaching New Year 2020 enthusiastically. Most activities of our personal, familial, professional, business and social lives revolve around financial transactions. Hence we are highly dependent on banks for many things. Know the bank holidays for the whole of India for the month of December 2019 to be able to plan many things without hassles. Plan your financial activities well in advance to avoid last minute disappointments and tensions. Read below to know on which dates the banks will not be available this month for any financial transactions.

DescriptionDateDayApplicable to which state
State Inauguration Day1 December 2019SundayNagaland
Indigenous faith day1 December 2019SundayArunachal Pradesh
Asom Divas2 December 2019MondayAssam
World Disabled Day3 December 2019TuesdayTripura
Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah’s Birthday5 December 2019ThursdayJammu and Kashmir
Sunday holiday 8 December 2019SundayAll over India
Pa Togan Nengminja Sangama12 December 2019ThursdayMeghalaya
Second Saturday14 December 2019SaturdayAll over India
Sunday holiday15 December 2019SundayAll over India
U SoSo Tham’s death anniversary18 December 2019WednesdayMeghalaya
Goa Liberation Day19 December 2019ThursdayGoa
Sunday holiday22 December 2019SundayAll over India
Christmas25 December 2019WednesdayAll over India
Shaheed Udham Singh’s Birthday26 December 2019ThursdayHaryana
Fourth Saturday28 December 2019SaturdayAll over India
Sunday holiday29 December 2019SundayAll over India
U Kiang Nangbah30 December 2019MondayMeghalaya

The Banks are close on Second and Fourth Saturdays and Sundays. Accepting these days, the banks will remain closed across all the states only on December 25 for Christmas which falls on Wednesday. The other holidays mentioned in the list pertain to different states and hence the banks will function on these days in other states if these state specific events do not fall on weekend holidays.