News in Brief
7 die in mishap
Sasaram/Darbhanga, Feb. 26 (PTI): Seven persons were killed and 16 injured in two accidents in Rohtas and Darbhanga today.
dumper collided with a bus in Rohtas, killing four and injuring eight. In the other incident, three persons were killed and eight injured in Darbhanga.
Duo in custody
Motihari: Somalia national Abdullah Umar Makran and Hyderabad resident Mohamad Adan Mohammad, who were taken on remand by the National Investigation Agency team on Monday after trying to sneak into Nepal, were sent back to judicial custody on Tuesday.
Gopalganj: Thieves broke into a mobile outlet, a pharmacy shop and a grain shop on Monday night at Badheya Bazar. A total of 25 mobile handsets, a laptop, Rs 58,000 and medicines worth Rs 50,000 were looted.
Patna: A double bench of the high court comprising Justice V. N. Sinha and Justice A.K. Lal, on Tuesday reserved its judgment after the final hearing in connection with former Purnea MLA Ajit Sarkarís murder.
Imphal (PTI): The anti-narcotics department of Manipur seized drugs worth Rs 8 lakh from a youth at the airport on Sunday, the day an army colonel was arrested. The accused, Rajkumar Rai, hails from Tulsipur in Bihar.
Patna: Rotary Patliputra members on Tuesday saw off a 10-member US team of Rotary Club that had come to the capital under the Rotary International Friendship Exchange Programme.