An army of 200 men and women in uniform ensured that the volatile stretch between Kali Mandir Chowk and Eqra Masjid Chowk on Mahatma Gandhi Road here remained peaceful on Monday, a day after the artery witnessed clashes between participants of a BJP youth wing bike rally and residents.
Passengers on board the Calcutta-bound Mumbai Mail, that was delayed for over 12 hours on Monday after its suffered a derailment, were treated to a sumptuous meal of vegetable biryani at Tatanagar, thanks to railway staff who prepared over 1,700 food packets at the station's Jan Ahaar kitchen.
All Jharkhand Students Union (Ajsu) has asked the state government to investigate the poor show by high schools and inter colleges in the intermediate exam conducted by Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) this year.
The railways would only execute new projects in Jharkhand where land acquisition was not an issue, Union minister for coal and railways Piyush Goyal, who videoconferenced with the media at 12 centres in India, including Ranchi, on Monday to highlight four years of the Narendra Modi government, said.
The Chiyanki airstrip here is unlikely to be activated anytime soon as the process involves departmental land transfer and an approval from the finance department, director (operations) of state civil aviation department captain S.P. Sinha said on Monday.