RTGS and NEFT, the two predominantly ePayments systems in India are closed on 18/04/2014. The holiday is on account of ‘Good Friday’.
On 18/04/2014, very Banks in very few states are open. Gujarat, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh are amongst the handful of states which are open on 18/04/2014.
The next day i.e. Saturday April 19, 2014 is a half working day for RTGS and NEFT Payment systems.
ePayment transactions already in Queue on the banks online banking channels would move first on 19/04/2014. As and when the physical bank branches start to open, transactions from the bank branch channels would also join the ePayment channels.