Tag: Supaul

Asaduddin Owaisi’s decision to contest from Seemanchal region in Bihar may upset JD(U)-RJD plans

Asaduddin Owaisi’s decision to contest from Seemanchal region in Bihar may upset JD(U)-RJD plans

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna: Putting speculations to rest, All India Majilis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi announced his decision to contest Bihar Assembly Elections 2015 giving a fresh twist to the keenly contested elections. Owaisi will contest 25 assembly seats in the Seemanchal region of Bihar which has significant Muslim population. AIMIM chief had addressed a rally organised by the Samaji Insaaf […]

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EC transfers Bihar Home Secy, 7 DMs, 9 district police chiefs ahead of polls

EC transfers Bihar Home Secy, 7 DMs, 9 district police chiefs ahead of polls

| September 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The EC further ordered the Bihar Chief Secretary to ensure the transferred officials are “not posted to any election-related post”.  In a major reshuffle in the run-up to the Bihar assembly polls, the Election Commission on Friday transferred the state’s Home Secretary, nine District Magistrates and seven district police heads from their posts. The EC […]

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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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Asad Imam is Congress candidate for Purnia

Asad Imam is Congress candidate for Purnia

| June 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: Asad Imam, who runs a series of educational institutions including engineering, polytechnic and teachers` training colleges in Purnia region, was on Friday declared Congress`s official candidate from Purnia-Araria-Kishanganj constituency for Bihar legislative council election for local body seats scheduled for July 7. The Congress has already announced candidatures of Rajesh Ram and Isarail Rain […]

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Mob sets police station on fire, torches police jeep

Mob sets police station on fire, torches police jeep

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Supaul: Seething with anger over the death of a rickshaw-puller after he was severely thrashed by a SSB (Sashastra Seema Bal) jawan, an irate mob set on fire Kunaili police station and torched two police jeeps at Kunaili under Nirmali sub-division in Supaul district late Monday night. What sparked the mob fury was the refusal […]

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Bihar Finance Minister’s grandson was not kidnapped, but had left home on his own: Police

Bihar Finance Minister’s grandson was not kidnapped, but had left home on his own: Police

| July 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new twist has suddenly popped up in the much media attended case of the abduction of the Bihar Finance Minister Bijendra Prasad Yadav’s 11-year-old grandson who had gone missing on July 1. According to the police on Thursday, Manish Kumar, the grandson, was not abducted, but ran away on his own to avoid going […]

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Kidnapped grandson of Bihar finance minister found

Kidnapped grandson of Bihar finance minister found

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The maternal grandson of a Bihar finance minister Bijendra Yadav, who was allegedly kidnapped on his way to school on July 1, was today found in the Katarwa village of Madhepura district, a senior police officer said. 12-year-old Manish Kumar was found by the police from a village under Pharahi police station in the district, Madhepura Superintendent of […]

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No breakthrough in Bihar minister’s grandson missing case

No breakthrough in Bihar minister’s grandson missing case

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna / Supaul: Police headquarters on Monday directed SP Supaul to constitute a special team under district’s additional SP to find out Manish, the maternal grandson of Bihar finance minister Bijendra Yadav, who has been traceless since July 1.Twelve-year-old Manish is the son of Parmeshwari Yadav and Gita Devi, who is the daughter of the […]

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Bihar Finance Minister’s grandson kidnapped

Bihar Finance Minister’s grandson kidnapped

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Supaul: Bihar Finance Minister Bijendra Prasad Yadav’s maternal grandson has been kidnapped from Pipra block area of Supaul district of the state, police said. The incident happened on July 1 but it came to light on Sunday as the police had kept it under wraps to trace the kidnappers. Confirming the incident, Supaul SP Sudhir Kumar […]

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Women in Bihar outnumbered men in third phase

Women in Bihar outnumbered men in third phase

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The data of women voters’ turnout in the third phase of election released by state Election Commission shows that women have left their male counterparts behind in casting votes. The figures reveal that out of the seven parliamentary constituencies — Supaul, Araria, Kishanganj, Katihar, Purnia, Bhagalpur and Banka, Katihar women stood at the top […]

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