Nitish Kumar invited by Columbia B-school

The business school also plans to do a case study on the success story of Bihar.

Last Updated: Jan 28, 2011, 15:13 PM IST

Patna: The Columbia Business School (CBS) of
Columbia University has written to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish
Kumar requesting him to address its 7th India Business
Conference in New York on April 1.

The varsity requested Kumar to deliver the keynote
address on "the urgency of inclusive growth and my vision for
Bihar", sources at the CM`s office Friday said.

The CM has asked his secretariat to plan out and explore
the possibility of his US travel.

The theme of the CBS conference is `India: an honest
conversation`.

The business school also plans to do a case study on the
success story of Bihar and the leadership qualities of Nitish
Kumar to teach the concept of inclusive growth and turnaround
management, sources said.

Last week, Chinese envoy Zhang Yan too had requested the
Chief Minister to undertake a trip to China.

PTI