Karnataka Bank Holidays 2018

Karnataka has 23 declared bank holidays. These 23 bank holidays do not include Sunday and second/fourth Saturday. Holidays declared under Negotiable Instrument Act by Karnataka State Government are observed by all the Banks in that state.

karnataka bank holidays 2018

Below is the list of bank holidays in Karnataka for 2018.

Date Reason / Remarks
Monday, January 15, 2018 Makar Sankranti/Pongal/Thiruvalluvar Day/Uttarayana Punyakala Sankranti Festival
Friday, January 26, 2018 Republic Day
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Mahashivratri
Thursday, March 29, 2018 Mahavir Jayanti
Friday, March 30, 2018 Good Friday
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 Basava Jayanthi
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)
Thursday, September 13, 2018 Ganesh Chaturthi/Vinayakar Chathurthi/Samvantsari (Chaturthi Paksha)/Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Friday, September 21, 2018 Moharram/Ashoora/Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Day
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
Monday, October 8, 2018 Mahalaya Amavasye
Thursday, October 18, 2018 Durga Puja/Ayudhapooja/Dussehra (Mahanavami/Vijaya Dashmi)
Friday, October 19, 2018 Durga Puja/Dussehra (Vijaya Dashmi)/Kati Bihu
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 Lakshmi Puja/Maharshi Valmiki Jayanthi
Thursday, November 1, 2018 Kannada Rajyostsava/Kut
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 Kali Puja/Diwali/Naraka Chaturdashi
Thursday, November 8, 2018 Diwali (Balipratipada)/Goverdhan Puja/Vikram Samvant New Year Day
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 Eid Milad-un-Nabi\Eid-e- Milad (Prophet Mohhammad’s Birthday)/Barawafat
Monday, November 26, 2018 Kanakadasa Jayanthi
Tuesday, December 25, 2018 Christmas

All these holidays are observed in following 30 districts of Karnataka.

1 Bagalkot
2 Bangalore Rural
3 Bangalore Urban
4 Belgaum
5 Bellary
6 Bidar
7 Bijapur
8 Chamarajanagar
9 Chikkaballapur
10 Chikkamagaluru
11 Chitradurga
12 Dakshina Kannada
13 Davanagere
14 Dharwad
15 Gadag
16 Gulbarga
17 Hassan
18 Haveri
19 Kodagu
20 Kolar
21 Koppal
22 Mandya
23 Mysore
24 Raichur
25 Ramanagara
26 Shimoga
27 Tumkur
28 Udupi
29 Uttara Kannada
30 Yadgir