On September 19, banks will remain shut on the occasion of Sunday. Banks will remain shut on September 20 on account of the local festival Indrajatra in Gangtok. On September 21, Tuesday, banks will remain closed in Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala on the occasion of Narayana Guru Samadhi Day.
Bank employees will receive the increased salaries in their bank accounts for three months of August, September and October 2021. More than eight lakh bankers are expected to enjoy the benefits of the increased salary for the three months. Bank employees who were retired on or after November 1, 2017, will also receive increased dearness relief of 27.79%.
In Dehradun, bank employees enjoyed an off on July 16 on the occasion of Harela Puja. Banks are closed again for U Tirot Singh Day and Kharchi Puja in Agartala and Shillong on July 17. On July 19, bank employees in Gangtok will get an off on the occasion of Thungkar Tshechu festival of Guru Rimpochhe.