Under the Explanation to Section 25 of the Negotiable Instrument Act, 1881 (Central Act XXVI of 1881) read with the Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs, Notification No.20-25/26/Pub.1, dated 08.06.1957, the following days shall be observed as Holidays in the Union Territory during the year 2022:-
|1||09.01.2022||Sunday||GURU GOVIND SINGHJI’S BIRTHDAY|
|3||16.02.2022||Wednesday||SANT RAVIDASJI JAYANTI|
|6||01.04.2022||Friday||BANK’S ANNUAL CLOSING OF ACCOUNTS|
|13||02.10.2022||Sunday||MAHATMA GANDHI JAYANTHI|
|15||09.10.2022||Sunday||MAHARSHI VALMIKI JAYANTHI|
|17||08.11.2022||Tuesday||GURUNANAK JI JAYANTI(Parkash gurpurab)|
|19||29.12.2022||Thursday||GURU GOVINDJI BIRTHDAY|
All Sundays and 2nd & 4th Saturdays are Bank Holidays under the explanation to section 25 of the Negotiable Instrument Act 1881. (This holiday rule is applicable to all commercial and cooperative banks operating in entire India).
If any of the holidays for the festivals of the Muslim fraternity notified above does not fall on the date notified, the holiday date may be altered by the concerned government or the community fraternity in government service may be granted special holidays on the date observable.
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