Public holiday in April 2022: Bank workers are in for a treat this week as lenders in all private and public sectors will experience a bank holiday from Thursday April 14th to Sunday April 17th due to various occasions. However, for some parties, the holidays will be different depending on the location of the bank. There are up to 15 public holidays in April 2022, and four of them fall this week, according to a list prepared by the Reserve Bank of India, or RBI. With seven bank holidays in April in use, banks will remain closed for a further eight days out of the remaining 21 days this month.

This week is going to witness a long weekend as banks will be closed for four days in a row in parts of India. April 14 is a public holiday in all of India except Meghlaya and Himachal Pradesh. There is also a public holiday on Thursday, April 15 in all of India except for Rajasthan, Jammu and Srinagar. On April 16, banks will be closed in Assam for Bohag Bihu and on April 17, all banks will be closed across India as it is a Sunday.

Public holidays come into effect according to a list prepared by the RBI each year. This list includes leaves divided into three categories: “Negotiable Instruments Act Leave”, “Negotiable Instruments Act Leave and Real-Time Gross Settlement Leave” and “Close Bank Accounts “. According to the list, different branches remain closed on different occasions, depending on the festival in the area. Apart from this, there are nationwide public holidays, where all private and public sector branches remain closed. Branches of all public sectors, private sector, foreign banks, cooperative banks and regional banks remain closed on public holidays notified by the RBI.

Here is the complete list of public holidays this week in April 2022 (from April 12)

April 14: Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti/ Mahavir Jayanti/ Baisakhi/ Vaisakhi/ Tamil New Year/ Cheiraoba/ Biju Festival/ Bohag Bihu — All over India except Meghlaya and Himachal Pradesh

April 15: Good Friday / Bengali New Year’s Day (Nababarsha) / Himachal Day / Vishu / Bohag Bihu – Everywhere in India except Rajasthan, Jammu and Srinagar

April 16: Bohag Bihu — Assam

Apart from that there is a weekend

List of holiday weekends this week

April 17: Sunday

So if you have bank-related jobs, you should check with your nearest branch to get an idea of ​​the holidays in your area, as holidays vary from state to state depending on the location. ‘opportunity. It will save your time and allow you to do any job seamlessly and hassle-free.

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