In April, the government of Assam has declared holidays on the following days. April 10, on account of Good Friday; April 11, the second week of Saturday as Bank Holiday; April 13 and 14, on account of Bohag Bihu; and April 25, the fourth week of Saturday as Bank Holiday.
|Date & Month||Day||Holiday|
|April 10||Friday||Good Friday|
|April 11||Saturday||Second Saturday Bank Holiday|
|April 13||Monday||Bohag Bihu Holiday|
|April 14||Tuesday||Bohag Bihu|
|April 25||Saturday||Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday|
The banks will remain closed on the second and the fourth week of Saturday as per the guidelines of Reserve Bank of India.
Banks in India including Andhra Bank, UCO Bank, Dhanlaxmi Bank, RBL Bank, Karur Vysya Bank and so on will remain closed on these days.
Bohag Bihu: Bohag Bihu is also called as Haat Bihu. The festival is celebrated in the state of Assam, and it marks the beginning of the Assamese New Year. It brings people from all religions together as people belonging to all the communities celebrate the festival of new year together on this day. There are three primary types of Bihu; they are Rongali Bihu, Kongali Bihu, and Bhogali Bihu. Each festival recognizes the different agricultural cycle of the paddy crop.
Good Friday: Good Friday will be observed in Assam with religious fervor. The churches will wear a somber mood. The Baptist church is one of the oldest church in Guwahati. It witnesses a massive turnout of thousands of people flock to attend the prayer service after keeping a day-long fast. People sing songs and hymns in praise of Lord Christ who sacrificed his life for the sake of humanity.