News in Brief
Nitish invites Prez
Patna: Chief minister Nitish Kumar said on Thursday he has invited President Pranab Mukherjee to visit Bihar to release the stateís agricultural roadmap.
formal invitation would be sent soon.
Patna: Deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Thursday expressed concern over the lack of proper mechanism for solid waste management in the capital.
Patna: The second merit list for admission to undergraduate courses in Patna College and Patna Science College was released on Thursday.
Patna: Secretary (financial services) in the Centre D.K. Mittal called on deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Thursday and discussed financial inclusion.
Patna: Police have pasted a property attachment notice at the houses of Manoj Pathak, the prime accused in the murder of head cashier of State Bank of India, Patliputra branch, in Arwal and Danapur.
Patna: Senior superintendent of police Amrit Raj said an employee and a school bus driver of Ankur Public School have been questioned in the murder of principal Neelam Sharma.
Patna: A team of Patna Municipal Corporation and police on Thursday razed temporary structures and parking lots constructed along the Boring Canal Road.
Patna: Divisional commissioner K.P. Ramaiah held a traffic review meet with building construction department, Patna Municipal Corporation and police officers.
Patna: Rohtas police on Thursday unearthed a racket involved in obtaining loans from nationalised banks by submitting fake National Savings Certificates and insurance bonds. Two persons - one in Bengalís Burdwan district and another in Gaya - were held.