In just a few days, the current financial year 2022-23 will come to a close, ushering in significant changes for the upcoming fiscal year 2023-24 starting April 1st. It’s important to take note of the number of bank holidays occurring in the month of April, particularly if you have any banking-related tasks to accomplish. It’s advisable to plan ahead, and familiarize yourself with the bank holidays specific to your state.
Banks will remain closed for a total of 15 days in April 2023:
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) oversees the operations of most banks in the country, including the scheduling of bank holidays. Sundays, as well as the second and fourth Saturdays of each month, are designated as non-working days for government and private banks.
April 4th, 2023 will be observed as a holiday to celebrate Mahavir Jayanti. The month of April will commence with the annual closing of bank accounts on April 1st, followed by the aforementioned holiday. The bank’s services will not be affected throughout the month, with ATM, cash deposit, online banking, and mobile banking remaining functional.
Here is the complete list of bank holidays in April 2023:
April 1, 2023 (Saturday): Annual closing of bank account
April 2, 2023 (Sunday): Holiday
April 4, 2023 (Tuesday) – Mahavir Jayanti
April 5, 2023 (Wednesday) – Babu Jagjivan Ram’s birthday
April 7, 2023 (Friday) – Good Friday
April 8, 2023 (Saturday) – Second Saturday of the month
April 9, 2023 (Sunday) – Holiday
April 14, 2023 (Friday) – Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti / Bohag Bihu / Cheeraoba / Baisakhi / Baisakhi / Tamil New Year’s Day / Maha Bisubha Sankranti / Biju Festival / Bisu Festival
April 15, 2023 (Saturday) – Vishu / Bohag Bihu / Himachal Day / Bengali New Year’s Day
April 16, 2023 (Sunday) – Holiday
April 18, 2023 (Tuesday) – Shab-e-Qadr
April 21, 2023 (Friday) – Eid-ul-Fitr (Ramadan Eid) / Gariya Puja / Jumat-ul-Vida
April 22, 2023 (Saturday) – Fourth Saturday of the month and Ramadan Eid (Id-ul-Fitr)