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Bihar reports spike in Covid patients, recovery rate dips

Patna, April 13 -- The recovery rate of Covid-19 patients continues to decline after a rapid spike in the number of infected persons in Bihar. The state's recovery rate was recorded at more than 99 pe... Read More


Tejashwi hits out at Nitish govt over 'poor health infrastructure'

Patna, April 13 -- Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Monday slammed the Bihar government over the crumbling health structure, as he cited the CAG's report that had red flagged... Read More


Covid-19 fear grips Bihar, cases rise 4 times in 8 days

Patna, April 13 -- The surge in coronavirus cases in Bihar has sparked the pandemic fear again in the minds of the people. The number of infected persons has broken new records with rise in active Cov... Read More


12 Bandhan Bank staff test Covid positive in Patna

Patna, April 13 -- As many as 12 employees of Bandhan Bank here on Monday tested positive for coronavirus. A health official at Patna civil surgeon office said that some Bandhan Bank employees of Ash... Read More


Sushil Chandra takes charge as 24th CEC

New Delhi, April 13 -- Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra on Tuesday took charge as the 24th Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) of India replacing Sunil Arora, who retired a day earlier. Chandra was... Read More


Living Covid patient declared dead in Bihar

Patna, April 13 -- Patna: A case has come to light at Patna Medical College Hospital (PMCH) where a living person infected with Covid-19 was declared dead and a death certificate issued to his family ... Read More


4 cops suspended for hooch tragedy in Bihar

Patna, April 13 -- Four policemen, including a Station House Officer (SHO), have been placed under suspension by the Bihar police for alleged links with the liquor mafia in Nawada district. D.S. Savl... Read More


Mentally challenged murderer burnt alive in Bihar

Patna, April 13 -- A mentally challenged man facing murder charges was burnt alive by angry mob in Bakri village under Udwantnagar police station in Bhojpur district on Monday. Jyoti Saha, the SHO of... Read More


Bihar farmers anxious as red banded mango caterpillar threatens crop

Patna, April 13 -- Due to continuous change in the weather of Bihar, farmers are worried a lot this year as their mango crops were hit by a disease caused by red banded caterpillar. Farmers say, due t... Read More


Cyber criminals create fake FB account of Bihar minister, demand money

Patna, April 13 -- Cyber criminals allegedly made a fake Facebook account in the name of Bihar's Cabinet Minister Subhash Singh and demanded money from his supporters, an official said on Tuesday. The... Read More