Tag: Bhagalpur

Armed miscreants loot Rs 10.48 lakh from petrol pump employees

Armed miscreants loot Rs 10.48 lakh from petrol pump employees

| May 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Madhubani/Bhagalpur, May 29 (PTI) Armed miscreants today looted Rs 10.48 lakh from petrol pump employees in two separate incidents in Bihar’s Madhubani and Bhagalpur districts. The incident in Madhubani occurred when a petrol pump employee Upendra Kumar was going to deposit Rs 5.38 lakh to a nearby SBI branch when the two motorcycle-borne miscreants intercepted […]

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Govt school teacher shot dead in Bihar’s Bhagalpur district

Govt school teacher shot dead in Bihar’s Bhagalpur district

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Unidentified criminals shot dead a government school teacher in Naugachia subdivision of Bihar’s Bhagalpur district, 229 km southeast of state capital Patna, on Wednesday night. Police said Vijay Kumar alias Sandeep, posted at Kajreitha middle school in neighbouring Khagaria district, 83 km north west of Bhagalpur, was shot dead when he was returning home at […]

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Dengue situation worsens in Bihar, 1 person dies at Bhagalpur dist

Dengue situation worsens in Bihar, 1 person dies at Bhagalpur dist

| September 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna: The state has recorded its first dengue death with a patient undergoing treatment at a Bhagalpur hospital falling prey to the disease. Meanwhile, 18 fresh dengue cases were recorded in the state on Friday, the highest on a single day this season, taking the total patient count to 136. The daily logbook of State […]

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EC zeroes in on ‘black money’ seats, identifies 62 constituencies in Bihar

EC zeroes in on ‘black money’ seats, identifies 62 constituencies in Bihar

| September 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna: More than 25 per cent of Bihar’s 243 constituencies are vulnerable to the use of black money by candidates and their supporters for wooing voters. Additional chief electoral officer R Lakshmanan on Thursday said EC has identified 62 such constituencies which are spread over 25 districts. “We are keeping a close watch on movement […]

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Congress to stake claim on 5 seats in Bhagalpur, Banka dists

Congress to stake claim on 5 seats in Bhagalpur, Banka dists

| September 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bhagalpur: Dissatisfied with seat-sharing between the JD(U)-RJD-Congress, Bhagalpur district unit of the Congress Party has stepped up its claim to contest from at least five out of 11 seats in Bhagalpur and Banka districts. The five assembly constituencies from where Congress wants to contest are – Bihpur and Nathnagar in Bhagalpur district and Amarpur in […]

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66 Special Auxiliary policemen dismissed from service in Bihar

66 Special Auxiliary policemen dismissed from service in Bihar

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Bihar government today dismissed 66 Special Auxiliary Policemen (SAP) from service on charges of indiscipline and breaching the rules of employment. Additional Director General (Police Headquarters) Sunil Kumar said that of the dismissed policemen, 17 are from Muzaffarpur district, 14 from Bhagalpur, 11 from Sitamarhi, seven each from Saran and Siwan, six from Sheohar […]

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BJP to contest 18 council seats

BJP to contest 18 council seats

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: State BJP on Monday said it would contest 18 of the 24 local authority (body) seats of Bihar legislative council, leaving six seats to its alliance partners Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) and Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP). State BJP chief Mangal Pandey said four seats Bhojpur, Vaishali, Supaul and Nalanda have been given to […]

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Centre not to slash 350 MBBS seats in Bihar

Centre not to slash 350 MBBS seats in Bihar

| June 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: The Union health ministry has conceded Bihar government’s request not to slash its 350 MBBS seats. Though an official communication to this effect is still awaited, the state health department officials have confirmed having received the positive news unofficially. The Medical Council of India (MCI), at a meeting last month, had decided to slash […]

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Jitender Singh Tomar confirmed to have passed law examination

Jitender Singh Tomar confirmed to have passed law examination

| June 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Munger/Bhagalpur: AAP leader Jitender Singh Tomar, who quit as Delhi Law Minister after being arrested on charges of furnishing false degrees, was on Friday confirmed to have passed law examination in 1998-99 from a Bihar college. Officials present during the questioning of Tomar, who was brought from Delhi by police at Biswanath Law College in Munger, […]

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Bihar Human Rights Commission seeks report on chaining of mentally challenged prisoner

Bihar Human Rights Commission seeks report on chaining of mentally challenged prisoner

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: Bihar Human Rights Commission (BHRC) has taken cognizance of a case in which a mentally-challenged undertrial prisoner was kept chained in a government hospital in Araria district for over two weeks and has sought report from the District Magistrate by June 12. The incident came to light yesterday when photographs of 28-year-old Arvind Kumar […]

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