Tag: Jamui

Huge haul of cash, liquor in Bihar

Huge haul of cash, liquor in Bihar

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

As part of the special drive ahead of the Bihar Assembly elections, unaccounted cash of over Rs 57 lakh was seized from across the state on Tuesday in addition to 23,432 litres of illegal liquor and one detonator. Briefing reporters about the outcome of the drive during the day, Additional Chief Election Officer R Lakshamanan […]

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Maoists on backfoot as cops make dent in poll-bound Bihar

Maoists on backfoot as cops make dent in poll-bound Bihar

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna: Barring a few pockets in southern Bihar that share border with Jharkhand, Maoists have little ability to disrupt assembly polls in the state. Though 33 of 38 districts in Bihar are Maoist-hit, security forces have succeeded in cornering the rebel outfit in Gaya, Aurangabad, Nawada, Munger, Jamui and Lakhisarai districts. In Gaya and Jamui, […]

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Abducted boy sent back with warning in Jamui

Abducted boy sent back with warning in Jamui

| July 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The boy was released with a message that all students should leave the residential school or face dire consequences.  A Class XI student, who was among the thirty Class X state board exam toppers from Jamui’s Simultala Residential School, was abducted at gunpoint from the school on the intervening night of Wednesday and Thursday. The […]

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Four Maoists held in Jamui

Four Maoists held in Jamui

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The security forces today arrested four Maoists from a village in Bihar’s Jamui district, a police officer said. Acting on a tip off, the security forces comprising the CRPF and district police raided Parasi village and arrested the four Maoists, identified as Bharat Raut, Dev Narayan Yadav, Gopal Raut and Ravindra Raut, Superintendent of Police […]

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RJD retains ticket of three sitting MLCs, announces candidates for 7 legislative council seats

RJD retains ticket of three sitting MLCs, announces candidates for 7 legislative council seats

| June 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: RJD on Sunday reposed faith in its all three sitting MLCs while deciding tickets for 10 legislative council seats it has been allotted as part of seat-sharing with JD(U), Congress and NCP. The RJD also declared names of candidates for other seven seats and claimed that its10 candidates, by winning the ongoing council elections, […]

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HC move on postmortem houses in district hospitals

HC move on postmortem houses in district hospitals

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The Patna high court on Tuesday sought to know from the state government when it shall make arrangements to establish postmortem houses on the premises of government hospitals in all the districts of Bihar. A division bench of Justice V N Sinha and Justice P K Jha sought the government’s reply while hearing a […]

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Drought shadow looms in 22 districts of Bihar

Drought shadow looms in 22 districts of Bihar

| July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: All is not well with the agriculture scenario in the state as the rainfall this monsoon season is deficient to the extent of 17%. While the state should have received 376.8mm rainfall by now, it has got only 323mm. Though the state IMD had earlier predicted a normal monsoon in Bihar and Jharkhand despite […]

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Will retaliate if comrade tortured: Maoists

Will retaliate if comrade tortured: Maoists

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

More than a week after they shot dead a Central Reserve Police Force ( CRPF) Deputy Commandant Harikant Jha in the jungles of Jamui, bordering Bihar-Jharkhand, the banned ultra outfit CPI (Maoist) has threatened retaliatory action if one of the arrested members  Reena Koda, the wife of self-proclaimed Maoists’ zonal commander Siddhu Koda, was tortured […]

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Two Maoists arrested by police from Jamui in Bihar

Two Maoists arrested by police from Jamui in Bihar

| July 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jamui: Police arrested two Maoists with arms and ammunition in the red corridor of Jamui district in Bihar on Sunday. Acting on a tip-off, Police launched a joint operation with India’s paramilitaryCentral reserved Police force (CRPF) which continued for about an hour. Two red rebels were arrested while others fled amid exchange of fire. Superintendent of Police, Upendra Kumar Singh, said that […]

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FCI starts maize procurement in Bihar to ensure MSP to farmers

FCI starts maize procurement in Bihar to ensure MSP to farmers

| July 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Concerned over farmers in Bihar selling maize below the MSP,Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan today said Food Corporation of India (FCI) has been asked to procure the cereal crop at the support price in the state.Currently, FCI is procuring maize in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Chattisgarh.“Against the maize MSP of Rs 1,310 per quintal, farmers in […]

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