As per RBI Press Release dated 26.03.2014 - all designated branches of agency banks and RBI Offices conducting government business will keep their counters open for extended hours on, and This arrangement will apply where , has not been declared as a public holiday. On , and on (at places where holiday under the Negotiable Instruments Act has been declared), agency banks would keep select branches open for transacting government business at locations identified by them based on volume of transactions.
Facility of electronic transactions would, however, continue till.
In order to facilitate government receipts, necessary arrangements have also been made to conduct special clearing operations across the country. Centralised payment systems, such as, Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) and National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT) will also be operational on these three days (from, to ).