March Bank Holiday List 2021: People are still escaping from their homes to escape the Coronavirus Pandemic. Nowadays people are being encouraged by banks to use the medium of internet banking. Nevertheless, it may be necessary to go to the nearest branch of your bank to do some work related to the bank. But before going to the bank, it is important to know that on which dates the bank has a holiday, that is, the bank will remain closed. Let us know on which days the banks will be closed in the month of March, starting from Monday.
Banks will remain closed on these dates
March 5-Chapchar Kut (Aizawl)
March 7 – Sunday (everywhere)
March 11- Mahashivratri (Ahmedabad, Belapur, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jammu, Kanpur, Kochi, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, Raipur, Ranchi, Shimla, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram)
March 13 – Second Saturday (everywhere)
March 14 – Sunday (everywhere)
March 21 – Sunday (everywhere)
March 22 – Bihar Day (Patna)
March 27 – Fourth Saturday (everywhere)
March 28 – Sunday (everywhere)
March 29- Holi (all places except Agartala, Aizawl, Bengaluru, Chennai, Guwahati, Jammu, Kochi, Kolkata, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram)
March 30 – Holi (Patna)
Get the job done
Keeping in mind the holidays in banks in the month of March, you should tackle banking related work in advance. There are two consecutive days of holidays in banks for several days this month. Like 29 and 30 October is a holiday. Similarly, banks will remain closed for two consecutive days on 13 and 14 March. After this, 21 and 22 March is also a holiday. On 27, 28 and 29 March, there are three consecutive days of holiday. In such a situation, keeping in mind the requirements related to cash, deposit and withdrawal, they should be completed in advance.
(Note: This information is taken from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) website.)