Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Thursday ordered speedy trial into the burning of a 15-year old Dalit boy at a village in Bihar's Rohtas district.
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today inaugurated the ambitious Durgawati reservoir, the dream project of former Deputy Prime Minister Jagjivan Ram, at Badalgarh in Rohtas district.
A huge quantity of explosives including 2,000 gelatin sticks and 195 detonators were seized and three persons arrested from Rohtas district in Bihar, police said on Saturday.
After nearly four decades, the Durgawati reservoir project in Bihar is finally ready in realisation of the dream of thousands of farmers to get their land irrigated in districts of Rohtas and Kaimur.
A trainee police constable was killed and two of his colleagues were seriously injured late last night in Bihar`s Rohtas district.
Over 4,200 detonators were recovered Thursday in Bihar`s Rohtas district, police said.
Over 3,500 detonators were recovered Friday in Bihar`s Rohtas district, and three people have been arrested, police said.
A large quantity of detonators and wires were seized Monday from Vasa village in the Rohtas district, police said here.
As the July 8 police firing in Rohtas claiming two lives triggered widespread protest, the Bihar government said it was done in self-defence.
The 9-hour Rohtas district bandh, called by BJP and LJP to protest the police firing at Akbarpur in which two persons were killed on Tuesday, hit the normal life today.
The opposition BJP on Wednesday demanded a judicial inquiry into police firing at Rohtas in which two persons were killed and nine others injured yesterday.
A 25-year-old youth from Bihar`s Rohtas district, who had come to the city to appear in an examination, died in a road accident in the LB Nagar area here on Sunday, police said.
Four persons were killed and 12 others injured when a speeding bus overturned and fell into a roadside ditch near Mahror village in Bihar`s Rohtas district Monday.
At least 40 children fell ill Friday after having their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar`s Rohtas district, officials said. The students are now out of danger.
Security forces have seized 3,400-kgs of ammonium nitrate-- used for making IEDs and explosives-- and detonators during an anti-Naxal operation in Bihar`s Rohtas district.
An Australian national died after his motorcycle was hit by a truck on a bridge in Bihar`s Rohtas district, police said.
Two persons were killed and 12 members of a marriage party injured in an accident in Rohtas district of Bihar Monday.
A teacher was on Friday arrested for carrying a bottle of pesticide in a school at Sasaram in Bihar`s Rohtas, close on heels of death of 23 school students who took poisoned midday meal in Chhapra.
An elderly man and his 15-year-old nephew were shot dead on Monday over a land dispute in Bihar`s Rohtas district, a police officer said.
Seven persons were killed and 16 others injured in road accidents in Bihar`s Rohtas and Darbhanga districts on Tuesday.
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