Bank Holidays in Manipur 2020: Manipur has its own identified holidays in the list of bank holidays depending on its culture, festivals, and events. In this article, we have discussed all the bank holidays including public, national, and government holidays which are observed in Manipur for the FY2020. Go through the article and get to know the complete list of bank holidays in Manipur and plan your bank visit likewise.
Click on the link to check RBI’s official page of bank holidays 2020
Bank Holidays in Manipur 2020:
Below is the compiled list of all the bank holidays falling in the year 2020 in Maipur State. All the bank holidays are authenticated as per the RBI Bank holiday list whose link is attached above. Along with these holiday mentioned below, the bank will remain closed on every Sunday and 2nd & 4th Saturdays of every month as per RBI rules and regulation set in 2015.
List of Manipur Bank Holidays
|26 January||Republic Day||Sunday|
|10 March||Holi / Doljatra||Tuesday|
|1 April||Annual Closing of Banks||Wednesday|
|13 April||Bohag Bihu||Monday|
|14 April||Dr. Ambedkar Jayanti||Tuesday|
|15 April||Himachal Day||Wednesday|
|1 May||May Day||Friday|
|25 May||Eid-ul Fitr||Monday|
|1 August||Bakrid/ COVID-19 containment measure||Saturday|
|15 August||Independence Day||Saturday|
|20 August||Tithi of Srimanta Sankardeva||Thursday|
|2 October||Gandhi Jayanti||Friday|
|17 October||Kati Bihu / Mera Chaoren Houba of Lainingthou Sanamahi||Saturday|
|24 October||Durga Puja / Dusshera||Saturday|
|26 October||Vijaya Dashami||Monday|
|14 November||Diwali / Kali Puja||Saturday|
|25 December||Christmas Eve||Friday|
Also read: Complete List of Bank Holidays in India
Categories of Bank Holidays
The above list of bank holidays in Manipur has been updated from the official website of RBI and we will update if any changes in the holidays are made by the RBI. The holidays are categorized as below:
Bank’s Closing of Accounts:
1 April is declared as the bank’s holiday as the Annual closing of banks
Holidays Under Negotiable Instruments Act
According to Holidays Under Negotiable Instruments Act 1881, if the day is a maturity day and it comes on the public holiday, then the preceding day will be counted as the due date. 15 January, 26 January, 9 March, 10 March, 13 April, 15 April, 1 May, 20 August, 17 October, 24 October, 26 October, and 14 November are declared as holidays under the Negotiable Instrument Act 1881.
Holiday under Negotiable Instruments Act and Real-Time Gross Settlement Holiday
On these days, the service of RTGs is not applicable and the days falling under this act are 14 April, 25 May, 1 August, 15 August, 2 October, and 25 December.