The toll in the killer Northwester in Bihar rose to 55 with one more person dying on Friday in the worst-hit Purnea district even as an alert has been sounded for north-eastern regions of the state about possibility of a thunder squall and rains.
The movement of over a dozen trains was disrupted for nearly six hours on Thursday due to blockade of railway tracks at Eklakhi in West Bengal by tribal people in protest of serial attacks by NDFB(S) terrorists in Assam.
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Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) General Secretary and Katihar MP Tariq Anwar on Sunday said that the Bihar government should conduct an "impartial, time-bound probe," into the Rs 25 crore medical scam.
Government has put on alert troops of border guarding Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) in view of the impending Kosi floods in Bihar even as the paramilitary force has moved its critical equipment and ammunition to interior areas from the frontier.
Kosi floods — As the situation in Bihar worsens due to floods in the river Kosi Centre on Sunday rushed in essential supplies, relief teams and put on standby several aircrafts to deal with any emergency.
A woman in Bihar has left her husband`s house after her in-laws failed to construct a toilet. She has returned to her parents` house and made it clear that she will not return until the toilet is built.
Dismissing the opposition`s claim that there was a spate in crime, particularly against women in the past one year, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday said that the rule of law prevailed in the state under his stewardship.