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Gun salute that wasn’t: Police report says cartridges were damp

Sources told The Sunday Express that it has been found that “blank catridges did not fire because of being moist”.

Failure to boom

The gun salute at Jagannath Mishra’s cremation was a damp squib, and he went silent into that night.


Rifles fail to fire at ceremonial salute to former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi and DGP Gupteshwar Pandey were present on the occasion.

Man vs Time

Jagannath Mishra was the last stalwart from a time when Bihar could conceive of an upper-caste Congressman as CM

Three-time Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra dies at 82

A three-time Chief Minister who could not complete a single term and a Congress stalwart whose son served as a minister in an NDA government, Mishra died Monday at a Delhi hospital after prolonged illness at the age of 82.

Former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra passes away at 81

Jagannath Mishra, who was with the Congress, served as chief minister of undivided Bihar thrice. He had also served as union minister in PV Narasimha Rao's Cabinet.


Fodder scam: Lalu Yadav convicted in fourth case, Jagannath Mishra acquitted; RJD calls it ‘Modi-Nitish game’

Fodder scam: Lalu yadav was found guilty in the fourth case pertaining to alleged withdrawal of Rs 3.5 crore from the Dumka treasury (which is now in Jharkhand) over two decades ago. The order on quantum of punishment will be passed following arguments on March 21, 22 and 23. 

Verdict against Lalu Yadav, Jagannath Mishra in a fodder scam case deferred till March 19

On January 6 this year, the CBI court judge had sentenced Lalu Prasad Yadav to three-and-a-half years in jail and imposed a fine of Rs 10 lakh on him in the Deoghar treasury case.

HD Deve Gowda 'framed' Lalu Prasad Yadav in fodder scam, not BJP, says Jagannath Mishra

According to former Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra, when the fodder scam case surfaced, the then Central government led by IK Gujaral and HD Deve Gowda was in power

My Bihar Press Bill was wrong, Rajasthan bill is worse: Former CM Jagannath Mishra

The former Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra, criticises the move by the BJP government in Rajasthan, which has since put its proposed bill into cold storage.