2020 Bank Holidays in Tamil Nadu as per NI Act

Under the “Explanation” to section 25 of the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 (Centrak Act XXVI of 1881) read with Notification of the Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs, No.20-25-26, Public-1, dated the 8th June 1957 the Government of Tamil Nadu hereby declares that, in addition to “Sundays” expressely defined as Public Holidays in the said “Explanation”, the following days shall be public Holidays for the year 2020.

Tamil Nadu Bank Holidays List

Tamilnadu Bank Holidays List

Sr.NoName of the Bank HolidayDayDate
1New Year’S DayWednesday01.01.2020
2PongalWednesday15.01.2020
3Thiruvalluvar DayThursday16.01.2020
4Uzhavar DayFriday17.01.2020
5RePublic DaySunday26.01.2020
6Telugu New year’s DayWednesday25.03.2020
7* Annual Closing of Accounts For Commercial Banks & Co-Operative BanksWednesday01.04.2020
8Mahaveer JayantiMonday06.04.2020
9Good FridayFriday10.04.2020
10Tamil New Year’S Day and Dr. B.R.Ambedkar’s BirthdayTuesday14.04.2020
11May DayFriday01.05.2020
12Ramzan (Idu’I Fitr)Monday25.05.2020
13BakridSaturday01.08.2020
14Krishna JayanthiTuesday11.08.2020
15Independence DaySaturday15.08.2020
16Vinayakar ChaturthiSaturday22.08.2020
17MuharramSunday30.08.2020
18Gandhi JayanthiFriday02.10.2020
19Ayutha PoojaSunday25.10.2020
20Vijaya DasamiMonday26.10.2020
21Milda-un-NabiFriday30.10.2020
22DeepavaliSaturday14.11.2020
23ChristmasFriday25.12.2020

*Applicable only to Commercial Banks And Co-operative Banks in Tamil Nadu.