News in Brief
Power cut on Friday
Patna: Nine 33KV feeders of Patna Electric Supply Undertaking and Telecom feeder will be shut down for two hours on Friday from 5am for maintenance work, announced Bihar State Electricity Board on Wednesday.
ower supply will be affected in areas like Pirbhore police station, Patna College, Hathua Market, IMA Hall, Patna Medical College and Hospital, Frazer Road.
Patna: State Bank of India will organise a two-day Mega Monsoon Loan Utsav from June 21 at its main branch in Patna.
Patna: State Bank of India’s managing director and group executive A. Krishna Kumar handed over a cheque of Rs 2.4 lakh to Nandita Banerjee, the secretary of NGO Nai Dharti, for supporting education of girls from Musahar community.
Gopalganj: The body of one Manoj Khatik was found near the banks of Gandak on Wednesday. He had gone to in-laws’ house Tuesday night.
Motihari: A Betia Basant village resident Ranjan Kumar was shot dead by two motorcycle-borne assailants near Hospital Chowk on Wednesday.
Gaya: An alleged Maoist sub-zonal commander, Vinod Paswan, was arrested late on Tuesday from Ranjita Hills in Sherghati sub-division.
Patna: Indira Gandhi National Open University will conduct the entrance test for postgraduate degree and diploma programmes in management for the January 2013 session on August 12.
Patna: The Congress would organise a two-day workshop from June 30 for the newly elected block presidents at Sadaquat Ashram.
Patna: A delegation of Bihar Youth Congress met President Pratibha Patil on June 15 and submitted a memorandum of demands that included granting Patna University the status of a central university.