Bihar drought

Flood limited, but drought severe in Bihar: Nitish Kumar

Observing that the flood situation was limited but the drought was more severe, Nitish said effective measures were being taken to tide over crisis.

Aug 04, 2013, 21:14 PM IST

Fear of drought haunts Bihar again

The spectre of drought is looming large over Bihar, something that state officials have acknowledged.

Jul 03, 2012, 12:22 PM IST

Bihar drought taking the shape of 1967 famine: Amanullah

The Bihar cabinet today expressed
concern over the monsoon failure and said the drought-like
situation prevailing in 28 out of 38 districts of the state
was fast taking the shape of 1967 famine.

Aug 10, 2010, 23:18 PM IST

Declare Bihar drought-hit: RJD

Bihar`s main opposition RJD on Sunday slammed the state`s NDA government for `failing` to make available adequate fertilisers, diesel, kerosene and seeds to farmers.

Jul 19, 2009, 16:09 PM IST