There are certain dates on which banks do not operate. ICICI Bank being operated all over India has holidays on all important dates and festivals across India. Here is the list of ICICI Bank holidays for October 2021.
In this blog we have given all the dates on which banks do not operate along with specific mention of various states in India.
A word on ICICI Bank
ICICI Bank was established by the Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India (ICICI) is an Indian financial institution formed in 1955. It has its registered office in Vadodara, Gujarat and corporate office in Mumbai, Maharashtra. It has over 5000 branches all across India and operates in 17 different countries.
ICICI Bank holidays for October 2021
Here is the list of ICICI Bank holidays for October 2021
|Gandhi Jayanti||2nd October||Saturday|
|Official holiday||3rd October||Sunday|
|Mahalaya Amavasya||6th October||Wednesday|
|Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti/ Ghatasthapana||7th October||Thursday|
|Official holiday||9th October||2nd Saturday of the month|
|Official holiday||10th October||Sunday|
|Maha Saptami||12th October||Tuesday|
|Durga Ashtami/ Maha Astami||13th October||Wednesday|
|Maha Navami||14th October||Thursday|
|Vijaya Dashami/ Dussehra/ Ayudha puja||15th October||Friday|
|Official holiday||17th October||Sunday|
|Eid-e-Milad||18th October/19th October**||Monday/Tuesday|
|Maharshi Valmiki Jayanti/ Lalshmi puja||20th October||Wednesday|
|Friday Following||22nd October||Friday|
|Official holiday||23rd October||4th Saturday of the month|
|Official holiday||24th October||Sunday|
|Lhabab Duchen||27th October||Wednesday|
|Sardar Valabh Bhai Patel Jayanti/Official holiday||31st October||Sunday|
Notable information on ICICI Bank holidays in October 2021
According to RBI guidelines, the second and fourth Saturday of the month is ICICI Bank holiday. Also, all the Sundays of every month is an Official holiday
**Eid-e-Milad holiday is given on 18th October in the Indian states of Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Gujarat, Haryana, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Nagaland, Odisha, Tamil nadu, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. Whereas Eid-e-Milad is holiday on 19th October only in the states of Lakshadweep, Puducherry, Tripura and Uttarakhand.
Maha Astami is celebrated only in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Odisha, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Telangana, Tripura and West Bengal.Like wise Maha Navami is holiday only in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Pudhucherry, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. Maha Saptami is a holiday only in Odisha, Sikkim and Tripura.
Moreover, Valmiki Jayanti is a holiday in Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka and Punjab and Lakshmi puja in Tripura. Also Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti is a holiday only in Haryana and Sikkim, Ghatasthapana is a holiday only in Rajasthan.
There are also holidays specific for a state. Mahalaya Amavasye is a holiday only in Tripura. Friday Following is a holiday only in Jammu & Kashmir. Lhabab Duchen is a holiday only in Sikkim. And Sardar Valabh Bhai Patel Jayanti in Gujarat.
All the ICICI Bank holidays in the month of October have been given here. Look into it and plan your holidays effectively.
Note: All the information given here is based on extensive research. However the dates of the festivals may change based on the position of the moon or the government’s order.