In January, the Uttar Pradesh government has announced holidays on the following days. January 10, the second week of Saturday as Bank Holiday; January 24, the fourth week of Saturday as Bank Holiday and January 26, on account of Republic Day.
|Date & Month||Day||Holiday|
|January 9||Saturday||Second Saturday Bank Holiday|
|January 23||Saturday||Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday|
|January 26||Tuesday||Republic Day|
All the banks in Uttar Pradesh will remain closed on the above mentioned days.
The banks will not perform the usual functioning on these days. All the banks including Canara Bank, Deutsche Bank, Indian Bank and Union Bank of India will remain closed on the bank holidays.
Republic Day: It is a National Holiday. The day marks the adoption of the Constitution of India replacing the previously followed Government of India Act 1935. January 26 was chosen to celebrate the Republic Day because during 1930 on this day the Indian National Congress declared Purna Swaraj from the British Regime in India. The Governor of Uttar Pradesh will unfurl the tricolour flag during the ceremony. Various personnel from police and National Cadet Corps will participate in the march past session. The Governor will honour the heroes who show their bravery on this day with Bravery Awards. Apart from this medals will be awarded to the policemen, civilians and children for their exceptional courage.