News in Brief
HC land directive
Patna: A high court division bench on Thursday directed the state government to pay compensation at market rate to villagers whose lands had been acquired for constructing a 4km road between Bariya and Kalichak.
he road was to be built under Pradhan Mantri Grameen Sadak Yojana. The court passed the direction on an appeal filed by National Project Construction Company.
Muzaffarpur: Students of a few constituent colleges of Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Bihar University on Thursday demanded compensation for a possible year loss because of its failure to declare the results of final-year examination.
Chhapra: A campaign to include 20,000 people in to Red Cross Society would be launched soon.
Gopalganj: A fishing cat weighing around 25kg was found in the Diara area along Gandak at Usari village on Thursday.
Patna: The government on Thursday issued a warning to Roop Ranjan Hargave, the DSP posted with BSEBís vigilance cell, for allegedly harassing one Pappu Paswan of Bhagalpur with an extortion demand.