Patna: Threatening to shut down over 45,000 public distribution centers in Bihar if their demands were not fulfilled without further delay, members of the Fair Price Dealers Association (FPDA) in Patna on Tuesday took out a rally and a public meeting to put pressure on the Nitish government to submit to their long-pending demands.
Patna: Authorities in Patna on Tuesday busted an inter-state gang of vehicle thieves by arresting seven men from Danapur and seizing six previously stolen vehicles along with three pistols, several live cartridges, and ten cell phones, City Superintendent of Police (SP) – West – Ravindra Kumar Bharati said.
Patna: Communist Party of India (Marxist) in Patna on Tuesday took out a rally in Gardanibagh to press for their 13-point demand. The protest was led by party Patna district committee Secretary Manoj Kumar Chandravanshi.
Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators in Patna on Monday protested outside Bihar Legislative Council accusing the Nitish administration of failing to check crime after criminals in Patna City shot and killed a businessman and his employee in Vaishali on Sunday.
Patna: Uproar over Bihar Excise and Prohibition Minister Abdul Jalil Mastan's now infamous anti-Narendra Modi rant caught on video continued at the Bihar Assembly on Monday as opposition leaders led by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) repeatedly disrupted the House to demand for the Congress leader's removal from Nitish cabinet.
Patna: Advocates of Patna High Court on Monday held a demonstration at the court gate on Bailey Road to demand the resignation of Chief Justice Hemant Gupta after reports of a case against him involving money laundering surfaced in the media a few days ago.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday unveiled a statue of former Bihar Chief Minister Ram Sundar Das at a park in Lohia Nagar MIG Colony in Patna.
Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Patna Saheb Shatrughan Sinha on Sunday took a dig at his own party leader and Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying his decision to take out a road show in Varanasi indicated signs of desperation within the party that is uncertain about the poll outcome in Uttar Pradesh.
Patna: Former Deputy Chief Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi once again reiterated his charge against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar saying he was protecting his administration from serious corruption charges in view of the Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC) paper leak scandal that led to the arrest and dismissal of senior IAS officer Sudhir Kumar.
Patna: The women members of the Patna metro Congress on Sunday staged a rally at the Boring Road Crossing to protest against the recent hike in cooking gas cylinders.