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Patna: A high court division bench on Wednesday asked core committee, comprising central and state government officials, to tell the court by July 4 whether or not B.L. Kashyap and Company has been carrying out the work at JPNAIIMS, Patna, according to plan.
he court also made advocate Brajesh Kumar member of the lawyers’ committee, which has been submitting its monthly progress report.
Patna: A high court bench on Wednesday dismissed the petition filed by Agro Impex India Pvt. Ltd, challenging the state road transport department’s May 8 decision to cancel its contract for failing to install high security registration number plate within the stipulated time-frame.
Patna: Surendra Ram, a principal of a government primary school at Hardidih in Sitamarhi district, was caught red-handed on Wednesday by vigilance sleuths while accepting Rs 4,000 as alleged bribe from a teacher.
Chhapra: One Nidhi Kumari of Ratanpura mohalla died after being hit by a speeding truck on Wednesday morning.
Gopalganj: Uttar Pradesh police on Wednesday nabbed three drug peddlers and recovered 5kg of cocaine near the UP-Bihar border.
Chhapra: Jnanpith Award winner and former head of linguistic department, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, Kedar Nath Singh will donate books worth Rs 10 lakh to Shivkali Devi Library in Jalalpur.
Maoist in net
Patna: A Maoist, identified as Sanjay Chero, was arrested after an encounter with Rohtas police from Dhansaghati area on Wednesday.