News in Brief
Power cut notice
Patna: Bihar State Electricity Board on Wednesday announced that power supply to various areas of the state capital, including Bahadurpur Housing Colony, Bhagwat Nagar, Pharmacist Colony, Shanti Niketan, Kumhrar, Mahavir Nagar, Vijay Nagar, Gandhi Nagar, would be affected because of shutdown at 33KV Saidpur feeder on Thursday.
he feeder would not work between 11am and 2pm.
Patna: A delegation from Finland called on deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi and said the country was willing to help Bihar for providing low cost technology.
Patna: The excise department on Wednesday raided a registered foreign liquor shop at the Tripolia area of Patna City and recovered 1,000 pouches of country liquor.
Gaya: Naxalites have called a bandh in Sherghati sub-division on June 16 to protest the death of Phoolchand Manjhi and Kailu Manjhi of Kenua Taand in the Chhakarbandha panchayat area during an encounter with security personnel at Barha-Chhakarbandha forests on Sunday.
Patna: Kotwali police on Wednesday recovered the body of a middle-aged person near the station premises.
Patna: Bihar Vikas Morcha president Dhirendra Kumar submitted a memorandum to health department principal secretary Vyasji requesting him remove the department director-in-chief and civil surgeons of Patna, Gaya and Muzaffarpur for failing to check the spread of encephalitis.
Patna: LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday attacked Nitish Kumar claiming that he and Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi are two sides of the same coin.
Gaya: Maoist Sanjay Sao of Barki Chaanpi village has surrendered before 159 battalion of Central Reserve Police Force on Wednesday.