April 13, 2024

Banks normally shut on Sundays and the second and fourth Saturdays of every month, however the Reserve Financial institution of India (RBI) has directed all company banks that course of authorities transactions to maintain their places of work open on the final day of the present fiscal 12 months (2023-24), Sunday, March 31, 2024.

The concept comes because the final day of the fiscal 12 months (FY) 2023-24 happens on a Sunday, inflicting potential issues for presidency monetary operations.

In an official assertion, the RBI, “The Authorities of India has made a request to maintain all branches of the banks coping with Authorities receipts and funds open for transactions on March 31, 2024 (Sunday) to account for all of the Authorities transactions regarding receipts and funds within the FY2023-24 itself”

The mandate applies to all company banks and requires them to ensure banking providers are supplied throughout branches coping with authorities transactions by March 31, 2024. Moreover, banks are directed to actively inform the general public in regards to the availability of providers on this particular operational day.

The Financial institution of Baroda, Financial institution of India, and Canara Financial institution are among the many public-sector banks (PSBs) which were designated as RBI company banks. Equally, personal banks comparable to Axis Financial institution Ltd and HDFC Financial institution Ltd are devoted to fulfilling the RBI’s mandate concerning company banking actions.

The Earnings Tax Division lately introduced the elimination of the lengthy weekend from March 29 to March 31, 2024. This resolution was taken owing to excellent tax-related duties. March 29 is Good Friday, a vacation; March 30 is Saturday, and March 31 is Sunday.

“To facilitate completion of pending departmental work, all Earnings Tax Places of work all through India shall stay open on the twenty ninth, thirtieth, and thirty first of March 2024,” acknowledged the Earnings-tax Division in an order dated March 31, 2024.

Scheduled Public Sector Banks

  • Financial institution of Baroda
  • Financial institution of India
  • Financial institution of Maharashtra
  • Canara Financial institution
  • Central Financial institution of India
  • Indian Financial institution
  • Indian Abroad Financial institution
  • Punjab and Sind Financial institution
  • Punjab Nationwide Financial institution
  • State Financial institution of India
  • UCO Financial institution
  • Union Financial institution of India

Scheduled Non-public Sector Banks

  • Axis Financial institution Ltd.
  • Metropolis Union Financial institution Ltd.
  • DCB Financial institution Ltd.
  • Federal Financial institution Ltd.
  • HDFC Financial institution Ltd.
  • ICICI Financial institution Ltd.
  • IDBI Financial institution Ltd.
  • IDFC FIRST Financial institution Ltd.
  • IndusInd Financial institution Ltd.
  • Jammu and Kashmir Financial institution Ltd. (Accepted for restricted company enterprise)
  • Karnataka Financial institution Ltd.
  • Karur Vysya Financial institution Ltd.
  • Kotak Mahindra Financial institution Ltd.
  • RBL Financial institution Ltd.
  • South Indian Financial institution Ltd.
  • Sure Financial institution Ltd.
  • Dhanlaxmi Financial institution Ltd.
  • Bandhan Financial institution Ltd.
  • CSB Financial institution Ltd.
  • Tamilnad Mercantile Financial institution Ltd.

Overseas Banks


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