List of Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir 2022

By : Neha Dhyani

Updated : Jun 8, 2022, 9:09

Jammu and Kashmir are a Union Territory in the northernmost part of India. It became so after the enforcement of the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019. Its capitals are Srinagar and Jammu.

Of the various public holidays observed and celebrated in the territory, the Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir are when all private and public banking institutions remain closed.

The Bank Holidays 2022 Jammu and Kashmir include national and regional celebrations, as well as the second and fourth Saturday of each month.

Here are the Bank Holidays Jammu and Kashmir 2022.

Bank Holiday Jammu and Kashmir 2022

HolidayDateDay
Second SaturdayJanuary 08Saturday
Fourth SaturdayJanuary 22Saturday
Republic DayJanuary 26Wednesday
Second SaturdayFebruary 12Saturday
Fourth SaturdayFebruary 26Saturday
Maha ShivratriMarch 01Tuesday
Second SaturdayMarch 12Saturday
HoliMarch 18Friday
Fourth SaturdayMarch 26Saturday
Banks' Closing of AccountsApril 01Friday
UgadiApril 02Saturday
Second SaturdayApril 09Saturday
Mahavir Jayanti, Baisakhi, Tamil New Year's Day, Dr Ambedkar JayantiApril 14Thursday
Fourth SaturdayApril 23Saturday
Shab-I-Qadr, Jumat-ul-WidaApril 29Friday
Eid-UI-FitraMay 03Tuesday
Second SaturdayMay 14Saturday
Buddha PurnimaMay 16Monday
Fourth SaturdayMay 28Saturday
Second SaturdayJune 11Saturday
Guru Hargobind JayantiJune 15Wednesday
Fourth SaturdayJune 25Saturday
Second SaturdayJuly 09Saturday
Eid-ul-AdhaJuly 11Monday
Fourth SaturdayJuly 23Saturday
MuharramAugust 08Monday
Second SaturdayAugust 13Saturday
Independence DayAugust 15Monday
JanmashtamiAugust 19Friday
Fourth SaturdayAugust 27Saturday
Second SaturdaySeptember 10Saturday
Fourth SaturdaySeptember 24Saturday
Gandhi JayantiOctober 02Sunday
Durga Puja, DussheraOctober 05Wednesday
Eid-i-Milad-ul-nabi, Second SaturdayOctober 08Saturday
Friday following Eid-i-Milad-ul-NabiOctober 14Friday
Fourth SaturdayOctober 22Saturday
Naraka ChaturdashiOctober 24Monday
Diwali, Laxmi Puja, Accession DayOctober 26Wednesday
Guru Nanak JayantiNovember 08Tuesday
Second SaturdayNovember 12Saturday
Fourth SaturdayNovember 26Saturday
Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah JayantiDecember 05Monday
Second SaturdayDecember 10Saturday
Fourth SaturdayDecember 24Saturday
Christmas DayDecember 25Sunday

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Important Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir

Shab-i-Qadr

The regional Bank Holidays 2022 Jammu and Kashmir include Shab-i-Qadr, commemorating the day when the verses of the Quran were first revealed to the Prophet Muhammad.

Jumat-ul-Wida

Jumat-ul-Wida is one of the most important regional Bank Holidays Jammu and Kashmir 2022, to be celebrated on April 29. It is the final day of Ramadan.

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Accession Day

The Accession Day of Jammu and Kashmir is observed annually on October 26 and is one of the significant state Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir 2022. It is when Maharaja Hari Singh signed the Instrument of Accession to join the Dominion of India.

There are 46 Bank Holiday List 2022 Jammu and Kashmir. Martyr's Day used to be observed annually on July 13 in the state of Jammu & Kashmir but was removed from the list of public holidays in 2020. Therefore, it will not be observed as one of the Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir 2022.

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FAQs on Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir

Q1. What is the number of Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir in 2022?

Ans. There are 46 Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir in 2022.

Q2. Which is one of the most significant state Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir?

Ans. Accession Day is one of the most significant state Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir.

Q3. Which of the Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir mark the last day of Ramadan?

Ans. Jumat-ul-Wida is the Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir, marking the last day of Ramadan.

Q4. Which of the Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir is the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad?

Ans. Eid-i-Milad-ul-nabi is the Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir, marking the birth anniversary of the Prophet Muhammad.

Q5. Of the Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir, which is a significant national holiday?

Ans. Of the Bank Holidays in Jammu and Kashmir, Independence Day is a significant national holiday.