News in Brief
IITians wait for degree
Patna: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Patna convocation programme, which was scheduled on June 15, has been postponed.
IT Patna registrar Subash Pandey said the convocation has been postponed and the fresh dates will be announced soon.
Bihta: A woman was arrested on Sunday in connection with the alleged honour killing of Soni and Ramji Prasad on May 17. The arrested woman, Sarita Devi, is Soni’s sister-in-law.
Patna: Election for Munger Municipal Corporation passed off peacefully with no reports of any major untoward incident. Security forces arrested 33 persons during the day.
Patna: A seminar on “Challenges before democracy and development of Bihar” was organised at the planetarium on Sunday.
Patna: A 10-day NCC camp, organised by the 26th Bihar Battalion, concluded at NCC Bhavan on Sunday.
Jehanabad: One Laldev Yadav (25) was shot dead allegedly by his relatives at Dhelu Bigaha village in the district on Sunday. Sources said the murder was the fallout of a land dispute.
Patna: Participants of a Kathak workshop were taught the finer points of the dance form on Sunday.