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Public Holidays 2015 for Banks – Government Notification for Delhi, Daman & Diu, Bihar, Gujarat, Kerala, West Bengal, Manipur, Telangana and Tripura.
The Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) has published the list of public holidays in 2015 in respect of 9 States / Union Territories. The announcement made by IBA is reproduced below for information.
Indian Banks’ Association
HR & INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS
November 11, 2014
All Members of the Association
Public Holidays for the Year 2015
We enclose a copy of the Government Notifications containing the list of public holidays declared under the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 in the following States/NCT/Union Territories for the Year 2015:
1) Union Territory of Daman & Diu
2) National Capital Territory of Delhi
9) West Bengal
We have to clarify that ‘Public Holiday’ declared by Central/State Governments/ Union Territory, includes ‘Sundays’ as indicated under the explanation to Section 25 of the Negotiable Instruments Act.
Branches of banks working on Sundays observe their weekly-off on any other day of the week as decided by the Bank and notified to members of staff and public. Therefore, all Sundays will be working days for Sunday working branches, except those Sundays declared as holidays by the Central/ State Government/Union Territory for a specified festival/occasion in a particular year, under the Negotiable Instruments Act.
Sr. Vice President-HR&IR
The 2015 Holiday List in respect of each of the above states may be downloaded from the links provided below.
9) West Bengal