Dhanbad. The festive season has started. The month of October is special in this. Dhanbad of Jharkhand is adjacent to the border of West Bengal. Durga Puja has a special significance in Bengal. In many government offices, there is a continuous holiday for a week. The influence of Bengal also falls on Dhanbad. In October 2021, there are many festivals including Navratri, Dussehra. In such a situation, banks will remain closed for more than half the day in the whole month. Banks are going to remain closed for several days continuously. In such a situation, if you also have to deal with any less important, then deal with it immediately. Here is the list of holidays in the month of October. Seeing this, you can plan the work.

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released the list of official bank holidays for the month of October, according to which there are 21 holidays in the month of October. During this period, banks will remain closed in many cities of India. Let us tell you that this 21-day holiday also includes weekly holidays. As per RBI guidelines, banks are closed on Sundays as well as on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month.

There will be no 21 days holiday in Dhanbad

However, banks will not remain closed for 21 days in Dhanbad and Jharkhand. However, let us tell you that not all banks across the country will remain closed for 21 days. Because the holidays fixed by RBI are also dependent on some regional festivals. That is, some holidays are only for some states. In other states, all banking work will continue as usual. Not only this, you should know that in some places the banks will remain banks for five consecutive days next month. Banks will not be closed for 21 days in October in Dhanbad and Jharkhand.

list of holidays in october

October 1 – Work will be affected due to the half-annual bank closing account in Gangtok.

October 2 – Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti (banks closed in all states)

October 3 – Sunday (weekly holiday)

October 6 – Mahalaya Amavasya – Banks closed in Agartala, Bangalore and Kolkata

7 October – Mira Chorel Houba – Bank closed in Imphal

October 9 – Saturday (2nd Saturday of the month)

October 10 – Sunday (weekly holiday)

12 October – Durga Puja (Maha Saptami) – Banks closed in Agartala, Kolkata

October 13 – Durga Puja (Maha Ashtami) – Banks closed in Agartala, Bhubaneswar, Gangtok, Guwahati, Imphal, Kolkata, Patna and Ranchi

October 14 – Durga Puja / Dussehra (Maha Navami) / Ayuth Puja – Banks closed in Agartala, Bangalore, Chennai, Gangtok, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Patna, Ranchi, Dhanbad, Shillong and Thiruvananthapuram

October 15 – Durga Puja / Dasara / Vijayadashmi – Banks closed in Imphal and Shimla except in other places

16 October – Durga Puja (Dashain) – Bank closed in Gangtok

17 October – Sunday (Weekly Holiday)

18 October – Kati Bihu – Bank closed in Guwahati

19 October- Eid-e-Milad / Eid-e-Miladunnabi / Milad-e-Sharif / Barawafat- Ahmedabad, Belapur, Bhopal, Chennai, Dehradun, Hyderabad, Imphal, Jammu, Kanpur, Kochi, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, New Banks closed in Delhi, Raipur, Ranchi, Dhanbad, Srinagar and Thiruvananthapuram

October 20 – Birthday of Maharishi Valmiki / Lakshmi Puja / Eid-e-Milad – Banks closed in Agartala, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Kolkata and Shimla

22 October – Friday after Eid-e-Milad-ul-Nabi – Banks closed in Jammu and Srinagar

23 October – Saturday (fourth Saturday of the month)

October 24 – Sunday (Weekly Holiday)

26 October – Merger Day – Banks closed in Jammu and Srinagar

 October 31 – Sunday (Weekly Holiday)

(EW Correspondent)