Tag: Samastipur

Ganja worth Rs 60 lakh seized

Ganja worth Rs 60 lakh seized

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Begusarai, May 25 (PTI) Police have seized six quintal of ganja valued at Rs 60 lakh in Zero Mile police station area of Begusarai district and arrested two persons in this connection. Police today said that the contraband, kept in 73 packets, was seized from the truck during a search late last night near Golambar […]

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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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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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University Cancels Exam at Bihar College After NDTV Report Shows Mass Copying

University Cancels Exam at Bihar College After NDTV Report Shows Mass Copying

| June 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: Darbhanga University has cancelled the third year examinations at a college in Bihar’s Samastipur District, and announced the date for a fresh examination. The decision came after an NDTV report revealed large-scale cheating in the exam on Friday. The fresh exam would be held at the Samastipur college on June 29, the varsity has […]

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Bihar: Mass cheating in BSc examinations at women’s college

Bihar: Mass cheating in BSc examinations at women’s college

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Yet another shocking incident of cheating has come to fore in Bihar which has once again raised questions on the education system in the state. In Bihar’s Samastipur, mass cheating was underway in BSc third year examinations at a college. At the women’s college, nearly 3000 students sat in the hall which was meant for […]

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Seven killed in separate road mishaps in Patna

Seven killed in separate road mishaps in Patna

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna: Seven persons were killed and five others were injured in separate road accidents in Bihar’s Samastipur, Gopalganj and Buxar districts, police officials said on Friday. Two persons were killed and five others injured when a a jeep in which they were travelling collided with a truck on NH-28 under Mushrigharari police station area in […]

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Non-payment of dues: Rights panel seeks ATR

Non-payment of dues: Rights panel seeks ATR

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The Bihar Human Rights Commission (BHRC) on Monday sought an action taken report from Samastipur DM in a matter pertaining to non-payment of dues to an Urdu translator despite availability of funds.According to a complaint registered with the BHRC, Urdu translator Abul Hashan Ansari pleaded that he was kept under suspension for ten years […]

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Bihar ex-minister’s son lynched while ‘stealing car’

Bihar ex-minister’s son lynched while ‘stealing car’

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The son of a former Bihar minister was lynched by a mob after he was allegedly caught while attempting to steal a vehicle in Samastipur district in the wee hours on Sunday. Police said Rajiv Sahni, son of former Bihar animal husbandry minister Ramashray Sahni, died on the spot. The vigilante killing took place at […]

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Over 60 per cent polling in seven Lok Sabha seats in Bihar

Over 60 per cent polling in seven Lok Sabha seats in Bihar

| May 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Voters came out in large numbers in the seven Lok Sabha seats of Bihar where polling is taking place today. Over 60 per cent voters exercised their franchise. The voting percentage at 5 pm in Madhubani was 51, Jhanjharpur 52, Madhepura 57, Darbhanga 53, Samastipur(SC) 52, Begusarai 57 and Khagaria 54 per cent. In […]

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Blast injures three in Madhubani

Blast injures three in Madhubani

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Three persons were critically injured when a bomb exploded at Katma village in Bihar’s Madhubani district on Tuesday, a day before the fourth phase of polling in Bihar. A woman named Shanti Devi was injured when she picked up from the ground the crude bomb mistakenly as an interesting object and it exploded in her […]

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