Police said that the boy who allegedly pulled at the girl’s dupatta was riding pillion along with another minor on a motorcycle driven by a 20-year-old man.
Police teams that raided several places in Munger and Lakhisarai over the last three days finally recovered Suresh and Kapil from a house at Kajra, a Maoist-infested area.
Janata Darbar was stopped with the implementation of Public Grievances Redressal Act in June this year.
He also alleged that mostly Hindus were arrested after the recent communal tension in Bhojpur and Madhepura.
Twenty teachers have been transferred while at least eight students, who allegedly assisted the bullies and shot the video, have approached the authorities for transfer certificates.
With nine institutions’ affiliation cancelled earlier, in all affiliations of 77 schools and inter-colleges stand cancelled now.
According to police sources, one of the men, Krishna Kumar Ram, had unsuccessfully contested for the post of a mukhiya in the panchayat elections in Rohtas this year.
Party spokesperson KC Tyagi said Nitish Kumar had “delivered for Bihar and now the country is looking up to him amid vitiated social atmosphere”.
On the opening day of its two-day national council meet in Rajgir, the JD(U) formally endorsed the selection of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as party national president.
The victim, a resident of Vaishali, used to stay with his maternal grandfather, a businessman, in the Gannipur area of Muzaffarpur town.
Prohibitory orders were in place for the second consecutive day on Friday. Markets remained closed and buses avoided the Piro route to Ara and Sasaram.
The state government had filed a plea in apex court to get Shahabuddin’s bail cancelled, purportedly without consulting Lalu.
The Special Investigation Team of the Patna police has filed a chargesheet against 30 people, including 20 public servants.
Legislation is right of the legislature, will move SC against high court order says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar.
The state government that begrudged media and alleged that some are hobnobbing with liquor mafia now needs to read the judgement carefully and with open mind.
Earlier in the month, Nitish had claimed that the liquor ban imposed on April 5 across the state had brought positive changes in Bihar.
Supreme Court has asked the Bihar Police to take immediate custody of former RJD leader Shahabuddin.
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar knows that his pan national political efforts will not work till the law and order posers back home continue to hurt him.
BSEB is carrying out inspection of 212 schools that were granted affiliation over the last two years, when Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh was the Board chairman. S
The court also advised Yadav, son of RJD chief Lalu Prasad, to gather knowledge of law and “not get influenced and persuaded” by others.
He added that Nitish’s “frustration” after being “exposed” on the Shahabuddin issue had driven him to serve the legal notice.
Vidyarthi last visited the village two-and-a-half months ago. He had told his father that he would come home this Dussehra and help him renovate the ancestral home.
Harihar was upset a chowkidar broke the news to them. “The district administration should have has the basic courtesy to send a senior official to share our sense of grief and pride,” Harihar said.
This is not the first such tragedy to hit the Singh family — in 1986, Jagnarain’s eldest son, Kamta Singh, a 23-year-old sepoy in the Indian Army, had died in a bomb blast in Bikaner.
The controversy started after RJD chief Lalu Prasad said that Nitish Kumar, Mamata Banerjee, Mulayam Singh Yadav and J Jayalalithaa were PM probables for 2019 battle, leaving Rahul out of his list.
Not starting the trial in the Rajiv Roshan case gave strong grounds for Shahabuddin's lawyer to plead that since there has been no pending trial, there was adequate reason to grant Shahabuddin bail.
Pictures of shooter with Shahabuddin, Tej Pratap go viral.
Three sons murdered, father says he has nothing to fear, approaches SC against Shahabuddin’s bail
On May 20, 2016, Shahabuddin was transferred to Bhagalpur jail. And on September 7, Patna High Court granted him bail citing lack of progress in the Rajiv Roshan murder case.
“Everyone knows whom I have been with all these years, and whom I will remain with. Nitish Kumar paristhitiyon ke neta hai (a leader born out of circumstances),” he said, replying to a question.
"The government has to explain why it could not start trial in the Rajiv Roshan case even two years after his murder,” BJP legislature party leader Sushil Kumar Modi today said.
Police have not named incarcerated former MP Mohammed Shahabuddin in the case for lack of any corroborative evidence.
The new system will be introduced in the compartmental examination for Class X and Class XII students, set to be held in November.
Inspection of the remaining 62 schools in the list will be completed within a fortnight.
While the judgment has turned the Kedar Nath Singh case into a key reference point for sedition cases, the man himself is all but forgotten.
The Indian Express profiles the three accused named as kingpins of the Bihar toppers scam in chargesheet filed by Patna police’s SIT.
A fictional biography of Kasturba Gandhi makes for a compelling read.