Today Bank Open or Not in Chandigarh

Many friends keep asking me the question "today bank open or not in Chandigarh"? For the convenience of our readers, we are giving a complete list of bank holidays in Chandigarh in 2022. Chandigarh is the capital of two states Punjab & Haryana, but is itself a Union Territory (U.T.). It has two satellite cities Mohali (Punjab) & Panchkula (Haryana) and these 3 cities collectively referred as Tricity or Chandigarh Tricity. The list of bank holidays in Chandigarh is different from the holidays in Punjab and Haryana. So the people living in or around Chandigarh always have the confusion about bank holidays.

Today Bank Holiday in Chandigarh

Today's date is 29 September 2022 and this is the 5th Thursday of September. If you want to know "are banks open today in Chandigarh", then continue reading this page. If you are a bank employee working in Chandigarh, you must be looking for the answer as 'Yes, today is a holiday in banks in Chandigarh.'.

You may be little disappointed to know that today is not a bank holiday in Chandigarh. The banks are closed on every 2nd and 4th Saturday of a month, but today is not 2nd or 4th Saturday. This day is also not in the list of bank holidays as declared by the Chandigarh administration. So all the public and private sector banks in Chandigarh will remain open. For a list of bank holidays in Chandigarh during the current year i.e. 2022, please check the next section on this page.
For a list of holidays in schools in Chandigarh or the holidays in the government offices of Chandigarh administration, check this link: Chandigarh Administration Holidays 2022

Bank Holidays in Chandigarh 2022

The complete list of bank holidays in Chandigarh U.T. during the year 2022 is given below. It is important to note that bank holidays are not same throughout the country. The list is issued by the respective state governments according to the directions of Ministry of Finance, Government of India. According to the list issued by Chandigarh administration, there are 16 bank holidays in Chandigarh during the year 2022.
Bank Holidays in Chandigarh 2022
HolidayHoliday DateWeekday
Republic Day 26 January 2022 Wednesday
Guru Ravidas Jayanti 16 February 2022 Wednesday
Maha Shivratri 1 March 2022 Tuesday
Holi 18 March 2022 Friday
Annual Closing of Accounts Day 1 April 2022 Friday
Vaisakhi, Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Jayanti, Mahavir Jayanti 14 April 2022 Thursday
Good Friday 15 April 2022 Friday
Id-ul-Fitr 3 May 2022 Tuesday
Mahatama Budha Jayanti 16 May 2022 Monday
Guru Arjan Dev Ji Shaheedi Diwas 3 June 2022 Friday
Independence Day 15 August 2022 Monday
Janmashtami 19 August 2022 Friday
Gandhi Jayanti 2 October 2022 Sunday
Dussehra (Vijay Dasami) 5 October 2022 Wednesday
Diwali 24 October 2022 Monday
Guru Nanak Dev Ji Birthday 8 November 2022 Tuesday
Guru Gobind Singh Ji Birthday 29 December 2022 Thursday

Other than these holidays banks will remain closed on all Sundays and also on 2nd/4th Saturdays of each month.