To reduce dependence on roads for cargo movement and to reduce the costs, JNPT, country`s largest container port, will be setting up satellite ports at Wardha, Aurangabad and Surat, Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said here today.
Bihar Legislative Assembly on Friday witnessed a piquant situation when an Independent woman Legislator fought with women marshals while being taken out of the house for staging fierce protest against police action on her and her supporters who had jammed road after running down of 12 devotees by a Container in Aurangabad on Tuesday.
Opposition BJP created ruckus in both Houses of Bihar legislature on Monday over the killing of two persons, including a woman, in police firing in Aurangabad on a mob protesting alleged misbehaviour of security forces during an anti-Maoist search operation.
Bharatiya Janata Party leader Sushil Kumar Modi flayed the JDU government in Bihar on Saturday as two people, including a woman, were killed and five others injured when police opened fire to control a mob protesting a man`s arrest in Aurangabad district.
Stung by Monday`s landmine explosion at Aurangabad, which killed three CRPF men including a Deputy Commandant and injured eight others, security forces have launched a massive de-mining exercise in Naxal-affected areas of south Bihar.