Union minister Giriraj Singh tried to protect Union minister Ashwini Choubey's son Arjit Shashwat, booked under non-bailable sections of the IPC and charged with fomenting communal tension in Bhagalpur.
A special CBI court on Saturday sentenced former animal husbandry department director O.P. Diwakar to 14 years RI and fined Rs 60 lakh in fodder scam case RC 38 A/96 pertaining to illegal withdrawals from Dumka treasury during December 1995 and January 1996.
The Patna Medical College and Hospital administration on Friday constituted a committee to probe Thursday's incident in which Chhapra resident Ravibhushan Kumar had to carry his three-month-old son, who was on oxygen support, in his arms at Bihar's premier state government hospital.
Leader of opposition Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Friday demanded health minister Mangal Pandey's sacking after video footage emerged of a man holding an infant and another man holding an oxygen cylinder for the child because they were allegedly denied a stretcher at Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH).