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Indian Bank Holidays in October 2023

2023 India

Indian public and private banks will be closed on 15 days including the second and fourth Saturdays and Sundays in October 2023, owing to festivals.

According to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) guidelines, banks remain closed on all public holidays but there are some holidays that are regional, i.e. restricted to certain states only. Regional holidays are decided by respective state governments.

2-OctMondayMahatma Gandhi Jayanti (Nationwide)
18-OctWednesdayKati Bihu (Guwahati)
21-OctSaturdayDurga Puja (Guwahati, Imphal)
23-OctMondayDussehra (Mahanavami) / Ayudha Puja / Durga Puja (Bengaluru, Guwahati, Kanpur, Lucknow, Patna, Ranchi, Shillong, Thiruvananthapuram)
24-OctTuesdayDussehra / Durga Puja (Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Belapur, Bengaluru, Gangtok, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, New Delhi, Panaji, Patna, Raipur, Ranchi, Shillong , Shimla, Thiruvananthapuram)
25-OctWednesdayDurga Puja (Dasain) [Gangtok]
26-OctThursdayDurga Puja (Dasain) [Gangtok]
27-OctFridayDurga Puja (Dasain) [Gangtok]
31-OctTuesdayBirthday of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel (Ahmedabad)

Disclaimer: All precautions have been taken to gather the most accurate information about the Bank Holiday dates for the month of October 2023. However, readers are advised to verify with their local branches to corroborate the same.