Commodities Akshaya Tritiya 2020: How will gold perform this festive season? Updated : April 25, 2020 12:08 PM IST Purchase of gold is considered auspicious on this day. The sentiment this year will be different as the entire country is under lockdown due to the coronavirus outbreak. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.