News in Brief
Gopalganj: A truck driver was injured when Kaptanganj-Thawe-Hajipur passenger train hit the vehicle he was driving at Kawlachak railway crossing on Sunday morning.
he truck driver was referred to Patna Medical College and Hospital. The schedule of several trains plying on the route went haywire.
Gopalganj: A resident of Gausia village allegedly assaulted and tried to rape a teenager on Sunday morning. When the girl raised an alarm, a group of villagers rushed to the spot and rescued her. The accused managed to flee. Police have lodged an FIR against the man.
Sheohar: Five labourers died when a truck carrying rice overturned and fell into a pond in Sheohar on Sunday morning. Six others were injured in the accident. Police said the truck driver had lost control over the vehicle because of fog.
Patna: The BJP on Sunday questioned the intentions of rallies undertaken by Lalu Prasad and Ram Vilas Paswan. BJP MLC Lalbabu Prasad and state vice-president Sanjay Mayukh argued that the the RJD and the LJP chiefs had ruined the state and the present government rescued it.