Bank Holidays In Mizoram 2021: List Of Mizoram Bank Holidays

Mizoram Bank Holidays 2021: The bank holidays for Mizoram state has been compiled in this article which do not include Sunday and 2nd/4th Saturdays holidays. As the banks will remain closed on 2nd & 4th Saturdays and all Sundays as declared by RBI in 2015. These holidays are observed by every bank of Mizoram and its branches. On these holidays online transactions, netbanking, or money withdrawal from ATMs will function properly. To check the RBI official list of bank holidays in India, click on the direct link provided below;

List of RBI Bank Holidays 2021

Bank Holidays in Mizoram 2021

All the holidays mentioned in the below table are as per the RBI official list of bank holidays and these could be changed or modified by RBI.

January

23 Birthday of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
26 Republic Day/Gaan-Ngai

February

16 Saraswati Puja (Shree Panchami)/Basanta Panchami

April

1 To enable Banks to close their yearly accounts
14 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti/Tamil New Year’s Day/Vishu/Biju Festival/Cheiraoba/Bohag Bihu
15 Himachal Day/Bengali New Year’s Day/Bohag Bihu/Sarhul
21 Shree Ram Navmi (Chaite Dashain)/Garia Puja

May

14 Bhagvan Shree Parshuram Jayanti/Ramjan-Eid (Eid-UI-Fitra)/Basava Jayanti/Akshaya Tritiya
26 Buddha Pournima

July

17 U Tirot Sing Day/Kharchi Puja
21 Bakri Id (Id-Ul-Zuha) (Eid-UI-Adha)
31 Ker Puja

August

19 Muharram (Ashoora)

October

2 Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
6 Mahalaya Amavasye
12 Durga Puja (Maha Saptami)
13 Durga Puja (Maha Ashtami)
14 Durga Puja/Dussehra (Maha Navami)/Ayutha Pooja
15 Durga Puja/Dasara/Dusshera (Vijaya Dashmi)
20 Maharishi Valmiki’s Birthday/Lakshmi Puja/Id-E-Milad

November

4 Diwali Amavasya (Laxmi Pujan)/Deepavali/Kali Puja

December

25 Christmas

Also check; Complete List of Bank Holidays in India

Classification of Bank Holidays in Mizoram:

As per RBI guidelines, the above mentioned bank holidays could be classified into three categories of holidays which are described below along with the dates included in each category

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 in Mizoram state.

Holiday under Negotiable Instruments Act and Real-Time Gross Settlement Holiday

On these days, the service of RTGs will not applicable in all banks of Mizoram and the days falling under this act are 14 April,  25 May, 1 August, 15 August, 2 October, and 25 December.

Bank’s Closing of Accounts:

1 April is declared as the bank’s holiday as the Annual closing of banks and the banks remain closed on this day all over Mizoram state.