Utility News: Banks will remain closed for so many days in the month of May!


Bank holidays calendar for May 2022 has also been released by the Reserve Bank of India. According to RBI, banks will be closed for about two weeks in the month of May with Sundays and Saturdays holidays.

These holidays may also vary from state to state, as they are based on state-specific festivals. Banks are closed on Sundays and second and fourth Saturdays.

Full list of bank holidays in May 2022 


May 1: May Day - Nationwide / Maharashtra Day - Maharashtra

May 2: Maharishi Parshuram Jayanti - several states

May 3: Eidul Fitr, Basava Jayanti 

May 4: Eid-ul-Fitr- (Telangana) 

May 9: Guru Rabindranath Jayanti - West Bengal and Tripura

May 14: Second Saturday Bank Holiday

16 May: State Day, Buddha Purnima - Sikkim and other states

24 May: Kazi Nazrul Islam's birthday - Sikkim

28 May: 4th Saturday Bank Holiday