Muzaffarpur News

43 kids dead in Bihar's Muzaffarpur this month, state cites low blood sugar

The state government has not cited AES as cause of death and has instead attributed most of them to hypoglycemia — meaning low blood sugar level. Experts, however, say hypoglycemia is one aspect of AES.

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: SC directs CBI to file status report by June 3

In a sensational revelation, the CBI had told the apex court on May 3 that 11 girls were allegedly murdered by key accused Brajesh Thakur and his accomplices and "bundle of bones" have been recovered from a burial ground.


Muzaffarpur shelter home abuse case: Probing complaint on murder of 11 girls at shelter home, CBI tells SC

In an affidavit, the CBI “specifically denied” that it has “deliberately not filed the chargesheet under serious and graver provisions”. Investigation of the “alleged murders”, the agency mentioned, is “going on”.

In chai ki dukan, charcha lament for past, wish for future

Tea was what you had with “charcha (conversation)”. Now, “charcha is hardly there. We have distanced ourselves from our own problems, we are scattered,” says a retired teacher, a regular from the old days, who sits silently on the bench inside and refuses to give his name.

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: CWC officials claim not enough evidence against them

The apex court had on February 7 ordered that the shelter home sexual assault case be transferred from Bihar to a Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) court at Saket district court complex here, which would conclude the trial within six months.

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: CBI files chargesheet against all accused under POCSO

The Enforcement Directorate has summoned the son and wife of Brajesh Thakur, the prime accused in the case, on December 24 and December 26 respectively.


Muzaffarpur body begins demolition of shelter building

While the municipal corporation had approved the map of the building in 1986 allowing construction of ground plus one floor, Thakur illegally constructed the four-storey building.

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Court rejects Manju Verma's bail plea

Verma has been in jail since November 20 when she surrendered before the court in Majhaul sub-division of the district in connection with the case lodged at the Cheria Bariarpur police station in August.

Bihar shelter home abuse: SC asks police why serious sections missing in FIR

Slamming the government over its failure to file the correct FIR, the apex court has given it 24 hours to add charges under section 377 (rape) IPC and POCSO Act in the FIR, reported news agency ANI.

CBI: Arrested Brajesh Thakur aide can provide vital leads in sexual abuse case

Madhu (45), who had been in-charge of operations at Thakur’s NGO in Muzaffarpur, is the nineteenth accused in the case, investigation for which is being monitored by the Supreme Court.