A bench of justices L Nageswara Rao and Hrishikesh Roy, which had earlier cancelled the bail granted by the Patna High Court to an accused in the murder case, was perturbed over the slow pace of the trial.
Police have rushed to the spot for inquiry. Further details are awaited.
There has been no announcement about delay or deferment of BSEB Intermediate Exam 2022 which are slated to begin from 1st February 2022.
The political parties in Bihar have started working on the equations with the alliance partners for the 24 seats of the MLC.
A bench headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana rejected the contention of the Bihar government that guidelines be framed to ensure reasoned bail orders are passed taking into account the quantity of liquor seized from an accused.
Three persons, including a prominent doctor, succumbed to Covid-19 in the last 24 hours in Bihar Patna, the state health department said on Monday.
The deceased doctor Dr Pramila Gupta was the former head of department of gynecology of PMCH. Her report came positive on Sunday.
Rashmi Verma was first elected to the Bihar assembly in 2014 on the JDU symbol and in the 2020 election as a BJP candidate.
Brahmadeo Mandal lives in a village in Udakishanganj sub-division of Madhepura and claimed to have taken his 12th dose a few days ago.
The number of fresh cases is nearly twice as much as a day ago. Patna district is bearing the brunt of the Covid-19 pandemic now sweeping the state, accounting for 1,015 of the fresh cases and 2,283 of the active ones.
According to Excise Inspector Ravi Kumar, the bus which had originated from Charbagh depot in Lucknow was raided upon reaching its destination- the Muzaffarpur bus stand.
Excise Minister Sunil Kumar, Education and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Vijay Kumar Chaudhary, and Education Minister Ashok Choudhary have also been reported to be infected with the virus.
India is generally closed on all public holidays in all central and state governments. Some holidays are government-owned and some banks across the country are closed.
Abhishek Kumar (21), a resident from Bihar, was in Lachung town on Monday, they said.
A total of 159 doctors have been infected with the virus in the past two days.
Two assistant professors, including one who recently returned from Andaman and Nicobar, at AIIMS-Patna, have also tested positive for Covid-19 on Saturday, said its nodal officer Dr Sanjeev Kumar.
“Therefore under section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 do hereby prohibit the academic activities of all the private and government schools of Patna District up to 8 till January 8,” the order added.
There was no report of any casualty in the fire as the coach was empty, they said, adding that the cause of the fire is yet to be known.
The sound of the blast was so loud that people gathered there from adjoining area and informed the police. Several officials including DM-SP reached the spot after receiving information about the same.