Sahani was one of the leaders vocal against Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly election, and appealed to the state’s people to avoid giving votes to the saffron party.
Minister for Rural Development Shravan Kumar rose to reply and said “an inquiry will be conducted within a week and if it is found that I have been misled by an official, he will face stern action”.
Singh is currently in jail after the ED had seized Rs 2.62 crore on October 29, 2021. And as part of the ongoing probe, ED again searched his house.
Tearing into the NDA which has ruled Bihar for the most part since 2005, the former Deputy CM questioned why the state still had more than 50 per cent of its population living below the poverty line.
Initial investigation reveals that the building was used to make firecrackers without a license. However, the security agencies will probe how gunpowder came to the site.
The explosion took place at around 11.30 p.m. on Thursday night in the house in Kajwali Chak village under Tatarpur police station. The explosion was so intense that four houses collapsed and the sound was heard around 15 kms away from the site.
An FIR was registered in the Bagha police station after the youth uploaded their selfies on social media.
The 16th Bihar Economic Survey Report 2021-22, recently tabled in the assembly by Deputy Chief Minister Tarkishore Prasad, stated that groundwater in rural areas in 31 of the 38 districts is affected by arsenic, fluoride, and iron contamination.
Old buildings of the PMCH are being demolished in phases to make way for modern, high-rise structures on its sprawling campus.
An announcement to the effect was made by Kumar late Friday night when he thanked the Centre for arranging special flights to bring back those stranded in the restive country.
The ailing leader, who has been sentenced to five years rigorous imprisonment and slapped a fine of Rs 60 lakh, has pleaded before the high court seeking suspension of his sentence in the matter, his counsel Devarshi Mandal said.
The state government had previously deployed drones to go after bootleggers in its bid to intensify crackdown against violation of the prohibition policy of Bihar.
Earlier in the day, Lalu Yadav was sentenced today to five years in jail and fined Rs 60 lakh in the fifth case linked to the fodder scam.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday described the decision as ”not in the interest of the state (Jharkhand)”.
The station officials and local police have reached the spot and efforts are underway to douse the fire. No injury has been reported so far.
According to East Champaran District Magistrate S Kapil Ashok, the statue was installed in the park by Power Grid Corporation under CSR activity.
The court had on January 29 completed hearing arguments in case and reserved its verdict. Prasad had earlier been sentenced to 14 years in jail in four other fodder scam cases.
The case was registered at the Agam Kuan police station of the city based on a complaint filed by the woman’s mother, they said.
The FIR (13/2022) was registered on Wednesday night under sections 354A (Sexual assault) and 450 (Forcibly giving heady tablets to inmates) in the women police station.
The Sun-Watch is an important identity and pride of Dehri town built during the British period in 1871. It is installed in the office premises of the water resource development department office.
The government is facing criticism for imposing the liquor ban in the state, especially a large number of people who died due to consumption of poisonous liquor.
Jaiswal’s statement came after JD-U national president Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lalan Singh tagged Prime Minister Narendra Modi for special status demand of the state.
Tiwary said the Congress initially wanted to contest 100 seats of the 243-strong assembly, but settled for 70, ”a number, we were given to understand, was approved by Sonia Gandhi herself”.
The deceased was identified as Ram Dev Singh from Hariharpur village under the Sono police station. The incident took place late Wednesday evening.
The statement comes at a time when Nitish Kumar is facing criticism over a series of liquor tragedies in Bihar.