Tag: Chhapra

Chhapra : Meal returns to school where kids died, parents say no

Chhapra : Meal returns to school where kids died, parents say no

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

“We have lost 23 children. We cannot invite another tragedy. It will be good if the government gives us cash for the food or distributes even midday meal grains,” said a parent of a school ward. It was to be the first midday meal in a month at Gandaman Primary School of Chhapra. The menu […]

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Bela wheel factory to start production soon

Bela wheel factory to start production soon

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: Railway Board member (mechanical) Hemant Kumar on Tuesday said the wheel factory at Bela near Chhapra is set to start production soon. “Despite initial hiccups, the factory is ready to manufacture about 24,000 wheels per year and railways is likely to announce its formal opening soon,” he said. Talking to mediapersons here on Tuesday, […]

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Power corp on job to improve infrastructure, electricity woes of Muzaffarpur residents to end soon

Power corp on job to improve infrastructure, electricity woes of Muzaffarpur residents to end soon

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Electricity woes of Muzaffarpur residents will end within five to six days once new conductors are installed between the Muzaffarpur Thermal Power Station (MTPS) and Bhikhanapura grid substation. “People will have to bear with us till then,” Bihar State Power Transmission Company Limited (BSPTCL) managing director Sanjay Kumar Singh told Vithika Salomi in an interview. […]

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Aug 21 bypolls to be acid test for JD(U), RJD ties

Aug 21 bypolls to be acid test for JD(U), RJD ties

| July 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: With the Election Commission (EC) announcing on Saturday that the by-election for 10 Bihar assembly seats will be held on August 21, stage is set for the first major test of ties between the RJD and JD(U). With Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar becoming strong advocates of alliance of secular and social justice forces […]

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SIT refutes Maoist hand behind derailment of Rajdhani Express in Bihar

SIT refutes Maoist hand behind derailment of Rajdhani Express in Bihar

| July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The derailment of the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express that killed four people and injured 22 others was a result of technical fault and negligence of the railways, an official said on Friday.Saran Superintendent of Police Sudhir Kumar said the SIT probe report has made it clear that derailment was the result of a technical fault and […]

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Rail Budget 2014: Six new trains for Bihar

Rail Budget 2014: Six new trains for Bihar

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Unlike the earlier years, the rail budget 2014-2015 has failed to enthuse people of Bihar which has given the maximum number of railway ministers namely Jagjiwan Ram, Ram Subhag Singh, L N Mishra, Kedar Pandey, Ram Vilas Paswan, Nitish Kumar, Lalu Prasad and Digvijay Singh (minister of state). The funds allocation for Bihar projects […]

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Bihar State Road Development Corporation terminates contract with two construction firms

Bihar State Road Development Corporation terminates contract with two construction firms

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Bihar State Road Development Corporation (BSRDC) has decided to blacklist two Hyderabad-based construction companies on charges of breach of agreement and their failure to meet the deadline in construction of two state highways. The corporation also terminated the agreement with them and will soon re-tender the remaining work. Giving this information, BSRDC MD and […]

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‘Where is the Modi Wave? It’s Not in the Villages’

‘Where is the Modi Wave? It’s Not in the Villages’

| April 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

She was the accidental chief minister. In 1997, Rabri Devi, 59, was forced to take charge after her husband Lalu Prasad resigned as chief minister over his alleged involvement in the fodder scam. Since then, the reticent mother of nine has served as CM thrice. This time, she is filling in for Lalu from Saran […]

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Election Commission transfers six Bihar officials

Election Commission transfers six Bihar officials

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Election Commission today transferred six Bihar officials including an IAS and three IPS officers in view of the Lok Sabha elections. Bhojpur district magistrate Pankaj Kumar Pal has been replaced by primary education director M Saravanan. Similarly, Samastipur SP Chandrika Prasad has been replaced by AIG P Kannan. Muzaffarpur SSP Saurav Kumar has been replaced by SP (Security) Ranjeet Kumar Mishra, […]

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Bihar’s DM chosen for best Electoral practices award

Bihar’s DM chosen for best Electoral practices award

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The Election Commission has chosen Bihar’s Saran District Magistrate Kundan Kumar for commendable initiatives in achieving 100 per cent photo identity cards to voters and increasing women electorates percentage. The Saran DM will be among three selected by the Election Commission of India from across the country for the Best Electoral Practices Award, Election […]

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