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Bihar floods aftermath: Dengue outbreak hits Patna, Nitish Kumar calls for high-level meeting

As per a statement by the state health department, as many as 900 dengue cases have been registered in Patna since September, when the heavy rains began, news agency ANI reported. 

Oct 15, 2019, 08:31 AM IST

BJP leaders skip Dussehra event attended by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar

The official release from the state government said that assembly speaker Vijay Kumar Chaudhary, senior bureaucrats, Patna District Magistrate and other officials were present during the celebrations at the Gandhi maidan.

Oct 08, 2019, 22:09 PM IST

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav slams Bihar CM Nitish Kumar over Patna floods, seeks his resignation

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav remarked that the severe waterlogging in Patna is not a natural calamity and chief minister Nitish Kumar should take responsibility for the ongoing crisis and resign.

Oct 06, 2019, 17:55 PM IST

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar re-elected as JD(U) president unopposed

The certificate for re-election as JDU president for Nitish Kumar was handed over to his representative Sanjay Kumar Singh, who is an MLC from Bihar, by Hedge at the party office in the national capital.

Oct 06, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

Giriraj Singh should apologise for doing nothing for Bihar people: JDU

Union Minister Giriraj Singh should apologise to the people of Bihar for not working for them ever despite being a Central minister, Janta Dal (United) spokesperson Sanjay Singh said on Sunday.

Oct 06, 2019, 16:52 PM IST

Nitish Kumar performs aarti, offers prayers to Goddess Durga at Patna's Badi Patan Devi temple

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday visited Badi Patan Devi temple here on the auspicious occasion of Durga Ashtami.

Oct 06, 2019, 13:16 PM IST

Rise in water levels of Punpun river in Patna

The water level in the Punpun river flowing above the danger mark in Bihar.

Oct 06, 2019, 07:08 AM IST

DNA: Bihar battles floods yet again but government in a 'No learning mode'

Bihar is battling floods yet again this monsoon season, as water level in the Ganga and other rivers surged after heavy rainfall continued to lash the region.

Oct 04, 2019, 23:18 PM IST

Deshhit: Man mimics Lalu Prasad Yadav to talk about Patna flood situation

Deshhit: Man mimics Lalu Prasad Yadav to talk about Patna flood situation. Watch video to know more.

Oct 04, 2019, 21:42 PM IST

Epidemic risks prevails as floods wreaks havoc in Bihar

Epidemic risks prevails as floods wreaks havoc in Bihar. Watch video to know more.

Oct 04, 2019, 18:14 PM IST

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to file nomination for Janata Dal-United national president's post today

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will on Friday nomination for Janata Dal-United (JDU) president's post. 

Oct 04, 2019, 09:12 AM IST

Amid heavy rainfall warning, central team to visit floods-hit Bihar to review situation

A central government team is likely to visit Bihar on Friday to review floods situation across the state amid heavy rainfall warning by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD). According to reports, the inter-ministerial team of the central government is being led by G Ramesh Kumar, Joint Secretary in the Home Ministry.

Oct 04, 2019, 08:25 AM IST

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This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news headlines.

Oct 03, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

Nitish Kumar gets angry with media on questions on Bihar Floods

Nitish Kumar gets angry with media on questions on Bihar Floods. To know more watch the video

Oct 02, 2019, 07:52 AM IST

Nitish Kumar loses cool when questioned on Bihar floods, asks 'what happened in Mumbai, America?'

"I am asking in how many parts of the country and across the world, have there been floods? Is water in some parts of Patna the only problem we have? What happened in America? "What about Mumbai?" Nitish Kumar said.

Oct 02, 2019, 07:43 AM IST

All relief efforts being made for people affected by Patna floods: CM Nitish Kumar

"We are extending every possible relief effort to the people affected by the floods in the city. We are doing everything we can. No one is sitting idle. This is a natural calamity which was magnified by climate change," Kumar told media persons outside the camp.

Oct 02, 2019, 00:06 AM IST

40 dead, 9 injured as floods wreak havoc in Bihar; PM Narendra Modi dials CM Nitish Kumar

On Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to discuss the flood situation in Bihar and said that the central government will provide all possible assistance.

Oct 01, 2019, 08:09 AM IST

132 dead in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar due to rains, IMD predicts heavy rainfalls in coming days

Meanwhile, in a big relief to citizens of Bihar, a clear sky was witnessed in the city on Monday morning after three days of continuous downpour. 

Sep 30, 2019, 14:19 PM IST

Bihar seeks Centre's help as floods situation worsens; 24 dead, schools closed in Patna till October 1

The Met Office has predicted more rainfall in the next 24 hours in Bihar and the state government has issued a "red alert".

Sep 29, 2019, 22:13 PM IST

Congress MP demands Nitish Kumar's resignation over Patna floods

Earlier today, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had said that the administration is making all efforts to help people and that proper arrangements are in place.

Sep 29, 2019, 20:29 PM IST