Jeevak Heart Hospital doctors performed surgeries on two children with blue baby syndrome - a cyanotic heart defect that causes bluish coloration of skin, nails, lips and tongue among babies - on Saturday.
Deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Saturday announced that a "bamboo policy" will be made for the state and the government will send farmers, artisans and entrepreneurs to north-eastern states for training in bamboo cultivation as well as industries.
"Bihar has a long tradition of debate and deliberation which has a significant influence over policy formulation, heated household discussions on issues show their intellectual capabilities while it strengthens the rich political culture in the state," said Bihar Public Service Commission chairman Shishir Sinha.
Bihar has rolled out the process to amend Bihar Prohibition and Excise Act, 2016 after the Supreme Court (SC) okayed the state government's request for permission to bring changes in the law that has been termed "draconian" by various quarters.
The state government on Friday ordered the suspension of Patna deputy superintendent of police (DSP), town, S.A. Hashmi, who has been accused of seeking sexual favours from a girl who had approached him for police assistance.