Rohtas

Former Ranveer Sena area commander among three killed in Bihar

Three persons, including a top leader of the outlawed private militia Ranveer Sena, were killed by unidentified assailants at Durgapur village in Rohtas district, the police said on Wednesday.

Oct 11, 2017, 11:07 AM IST

Four children drown while bathing in pond in Bihar's Rohtas, bodies found floating

Four children drowned in a pond in Bihar's Rohtas district, police said on Thursday.

Jul 13, 2017, 13:29 PM IST

Lightning kills 26 people in Bihar, State Government announces compensation of Rs 4 lakh

Deaths were reported from Vaishali, Patna, Rohtas, Saran, Buxar, Bhojpur, Gaya, Samastipur, Siwan, Araria and Aurangabad districts on Sunday, Bihar State Disaster Department official Anirudh Kumar said.

Jul 10, 2017, 12:13 PM IST
Bihar: Bottles containing 60,000 liters of liquor crushed

Bihar: Bottles containing 60,000 liters of liquor crushed

The Bihar police on Friday crushed bottles and pouches containing total 60,000 liters of liquor in Rohtas district.

Jun 02, 2017, 15:53 PM IST

Ex-JD-U legislator arrested over minor girl's murder in Bihar

Former JD-U legislator Suryadeo Singh has been arrested over a minor girl`s death when he opened fire in Bihar`s Rohtas district.

Apr 03, 2017, 12:51 PM IST

Over 50 illegal stone crushers demolished in Bihar`s Rohtas district

A large number of illegal stone crushing units operate in Rohtas .

Jun 08, 2016, 15:03 PM IST

Man injured in motorbike blast near court in Rohtas, Bihar

A 40-year-old man was today injured in an alleged explosion in his motorcycle's side box on a road opposite Rohtas district court premises in Bihar.

Mar 11, 2016, 20:16 PM IST

Bihar polls: Voting underway, Manjhi faces tough test

Bihar election is underway, Kemur, Rohtas, Jehanabad and many other sensitive zones are witnessing high number of voters while security is tight on the booths.

Oct 16, 2015, 10:58 AM IST

36 seats in Bihar to have EVMs with paper trail facility

Thirty-six constituencies in Bihar will have EVMs armed with the voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) during the forthcoming Assembly polls in Bihar.

Aug 05, 2015, 20:42 PM IST

Three held for two minors' gang-rape in Bihar

Three suspects were detained in connection with the gang-rape of two minor cousins in Bihar's Rohtas district, police said on Thursday.

Jul 16, 2015, 14:37 PM IST

Security forces nab Maoist following an encounter

The security forces today arrested a Maoist, Laxmi Singh Kharwar, with weapons following an encounter with the ultras near a village in Bihar's Rohtas district, a police official said.

Jun 18, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

Nitish Kumar should focus on his own promises to Bihar: Pradhan

Rejecting criticism that the Centre was repackaging old schemes in its assistance to Bihar, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday asked Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to focus more on fulfilling his own promises of making it a surplus power state.

May 26, 2015, 00:20 AM IST

Bihar Police arrests man who looted 14 kg of gold

The Bihar Police has arrested a man in Rohtas district who looted 14 kg of gold from a businessman in Gujarat, police said on Friday.

Apr 10, 2015, 12:08 PM IST

7,000 detonators, 3,000 explosives seized from Maoist hideouts

Police on Saturday seized 7,000 detonators, 3,000 explosives and 2,000 kg ammonium nitrate during raids conducted at Maoist hideouts in Rohtas district.

Mar 14, 2015, 19:52 PM IST

Bhojpuri singer commits suicide with four family members

Apparently under financial stress, Bhojpuri singer Vikash Rai and four members of his family allegedly committed suicide while another member was admitted to hospital in critical condition in Bihar's Rohtas district, police today said.

Mar 13, 2015, 13:15 PM IST

Three children crushed to death in Bihar

 

Feb 26, 2015, 13:10 PM IST

Manjhi orders speedy trial in Dalit boy's murder case

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.

Oct 16, 2014, 14:57 PM IST

Durgawati reservoir inaugurated 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.

Oct 15, 2014, 23:31 PM IST

Big haul of explosives seized, three persons arrested

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.

Aug 31, 2014, 01:23 AM IST

Bihar Durgawati reservoir project to see light of day after 38 years

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.

Aug 25, 2014, 00:15 AM IST