On Wednesday, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi, who is also the state’s finance minister, directed banks and financial institutions to be proactive in providing loans for higher investment at SLBC meeting.
Amid outrage Nitish Kumar visits Muzaffarpur, promises upgraded 2500 bed hospital with drainage plan
Chief secretary Deepak Kumar said the CM had ordered an awareness drive, regular health bulletins to rural areas and that the 600-bed SKMCH be upgraded to 2,500 beds.
The shopkeeper said that when he demanded money for the samosa from Vishnu, the later and his brother vandalized his shop and looted money.
A high level meeting was chaired by Bihar’s Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to take stock of rising death due to Encephalitis outbreak in north Bihar districts. Nitish announced that state government would bear the cost of treatment and reimburse transportation cost incurred in ferrying patients referred by Primary Health Centre[Read More…]
Health Minister Mangal Pandey paid visit to SKMCH Muzaffarpur after the death toll crossed 60.
Ajay Alok resigns as JD(U) spokesperson, says doesn’t want to be source of embarrassment for Nitish Kumar
Alok shared his resignation letter, addressed to the party’s state unit chief Vashishtha Narayan Singh, on Twitter
Nitish Kumar said the state government had created a special fund of Rs 18,000 crore for the scheme which “will give the elderly poor respect and dignity”
Earlier on Monday, Principal Secretary of the Health Department Sanjay Kumar said the deaths were caused by Hypoglycemia (deficiency of glucose or sugar in the bloodstream), and not due to fever.
Speaking on Liquor ban, Nitish Kumar said- Prohibition of liquor has brought a radical social change benefiting the women and children of society
Yesterday morning Santosh Kumar, a grocery shop owner in rural Patna, Bikram Bazar was shot dead by a group of assailants. 15 incidents of extortion killing in the state in the last five months.