Tag: Arrah

Spike in crime rate observed in Patna in past few days

Spike in crime rate observed in Patna in past few days

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The month of June has not started on a good note for the Patnaiites. A spike in the crime rate has been observed in the city in the past few days and the city-dwellers are gripped with panic. Two murders were reported on June 4 itself. In one of the incidents, owner of K.D Utsav […]

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Bihar polling percentage is 51.39 per cent, says EC

Bihar polling percentage is 51.39 per cent, says EC

| April 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Election Commission today came out with the final polling figures for the seven Lok Sabha constituencies in Bihar that had gone to polls on Thursday, revising the voting percentage downward to 51.39 per cent from 54.04 per cent declared provisionally. Jehanabad witnessed the maximum voting at 56.58 per cent followed by Patliputra with 56.34 per cent. Buxar saw 54.46 per cent […]

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Jagjivan Ram

Jagjivan Ram

| November 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Babu Jagjivan Ram (5 April 1908 – 6 July 1986), known popularly as Babuji, was a freedom fighter and a social reformer hailing from the scheduled castes of Bihar in India. He was from the Chamar caste and was a leader for his community.  He was instrumental in foundation of the ‘All-India Depressed Classes League’, an organization dedicated to attaining equality for untouchables, […]

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Babu Kunwar Singh

Babu Kunwar Singh

| November 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Veer Kunwar Singh (1777–1858), one of the leaders of the Indian rising of 1857 belonged to a royal PARMAR Kshatriya (Rajput) house of Jagdispur, currently a part of Bhojpur district, Bihar state, India. At the age of 80 years, during India’s First War of Independence (1857), he actively led a select band of armed soldiers against the troops under the command of the East India Company, and also […]

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