Arunachal Pradesh has 15 declared bank holidays. These 15 bank holidays do not include Sunday and second/fourth Saturday. Holidays declared under Negotiable Instrument Act by Arunachal Pradesh State Government are observed by all the Banks in that state.
Below is the list of bank holidays in Arunachal Pradesh for 2018.
|Date||Reason / Remarks|
|Friday, January 26, 2018||Republic Day|
|Thursday, March 1, 2018||Holika Dahan/Holi/Doljatra/(Jammu Province Only)|
|Friday, March 30, 2018||Good Friday|
|Saturday, April 14, 2018||Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar’s Birthday/Tamil New Year’s Day/Bohag Bihu/Cheiraoba/Baisakhi|
|Tuesday, May 1, 2018||Maharashtra Din/May Day|
|Saturday, June 16, 2018||Ramzan Id (Id-ul-Fitr)/Maharana Pratap Jayanti|
|Wednesday, August 15, 2018||Independence Day|
|Wednesday, August 22, 2018||Bakri Id (Id-ul-Zuha)|
|Tuesday, October 2, 2018||Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti|
|Wednesday, October 17, 2018||Durga Puja (Mahastami)|
|Thursday, October 18, 2018||Durga Puja/Ayudhapooja/Dussehra (Mahanavami/Vijaya Dashmi)|
|Friday, October 19, 2018||Durga Puja/Dussehra (Vijaya Dashmi)/Kati Bihu|
|Tuesday, November 6, 2018||Kali Puja/Diwali/Naraka Chaturdashi|
|Friday, November 23, 2018||Guru Nanak Jayanti/Kartika Purnima/Seng Kut Snem/Friday following Eid-I-Milad-ul-Nabi|
|Tuesday, December 25, 2018||Christmas|
There are 21 districts of in Arunachal Pradesh. The above listed Arunachal Pradesh Bank Holidays 2018 are observed in all 21 districts of Arunachal Pradesh.
|11||Lower Dibang Valley|
About Arunachal Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh is a northeastern state of India also known as “the land of dawn-lit mountains”. It is also known as “Orchid State of India” or the “Paradise of the Botanists”. It has 23 districts and the capital of Arunachal Pradesh is Itanagar. Arunachal Pradesh is linguistically richest in all of Asia, around 30 to as many as 50 distinct languages. Nyishi and Adi is mostly spoken language with 18.94% and 17.57% respectively. Population of Arunachal Pradesh is 1,383,727 people.
Dong Basti and Vijaynagar Basti receives the first morning sun rays in the entire country. The mountain ranges in Arunachal Pradesh are described as “The place where the Sun rises” in historical Indian texts and named as the Aruna Mountains. Symbol of Arunachal Pradesh is state animal being Gayal, flowers foxtail Orchid, bird Hornbill and tree Hollong.