Dashrath Manjhi

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Bihar CM Nitish Kumar recalls 'Mountain Man' Dashrath Manjhi's effort

Manjhi was a poor labourer who had carved a path 110 m long, through a hillock using only a hammer and chisel, to shorten the distance between Atri and Wazirganj blocks of Gaya town from 55 km to 15 km. He had taken 22 years to build the path.

Bihar polls: Dashrath Manjhi's village is no country for young men

For 22 years, Dashrath Manjhi had stubbornly dug through a rockface with a hammer and bare hands to breach a hill to make a road in memory of his wife.


Nawazuddin Siddiqui thanks government for honouring Dashrath Manjhi

Calling union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad's announcement to release a stamp on Dashrath Manjhi "a great gesture", Nawazuddin says he is thankful to the government.

Complaint lodged against leak of preview copy of Manjhi

Viacom Media 18, producers of the film, approach police after it comes to light that at least 50 websites along with Torrent sharing sites have links to the film.