Avijit has around 20 years of experience in journalism and reports across beats for HT from Bhagalpur and adjoining districts of eastern Bihar.
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By Avijit Biswas and Bishnu K Jha |Edited by: Anubha Rohatgi | Hindustan Times, Bhagalpur / Darbhanga
UPDATED ON MAY 26, 2020 10:12 PM IST
The migrant worker, who worked as a security guard in Vapi, had boarded the train on May 23 along with his wife and three daughters.
UPDATED ON MAY 19, 2020 12:41 PM IST
All those killed were travelling in the truck carrying iron pipes.
PUBLISHED ON APR 21, 2020 10:26 AM IST
He said during a review of the online teaching activity, it was found that over a hundred teachers are conducting e- classes and many of them are making available e-content of the study materials to students.
UPDATED ON JAN 04, 2020 09:57 AM IST
Following introduction of CBCS, there would total six semesters, two in each year, in the degree course. For starting CBCS, universities have been entrusted responsibility for preparing syllabus of different subjects based on credit system.
UPDATED ON SEP 26, 2019 12:20 PM IST
Jitan Ram Manjhi has said that Hindustani Awam Morcha-Secular (HAM-S) would definitely field its candidate in Nathnagar assembly seat in the upcoming by-election.
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2019 09:51 AM IST
Chaturanand Chowdhry was convicted for murder of Dhananjay Chowdhury, who was shot dead on April 28, 1974, following dispute over irrigating agriculture land.
By Avijit Biswas | Patna
PUBLISHED ON AUG 24, 2019 07:18 PM IST
This is the fourth time that the online portal has opened for inviting online applications from students even though classes have commenced last month.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 26, 2019 02:24 PM IST
According to the FIR, the victim The victim was murdered because he married a girl within his community, and his in-laws did not approve of their relationship.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 08, 2019 02:13 PM IST
The survey was the first official attempt of documenting suitability of habitat and preparing inventory of biodiversity of rivers apart from population estimation of endangered Ganga river dolphins and threats concerning the species.
UPDATED ON JUN 07, 2019 07:24 AM IST
Police said the accused was the cousin of the woman’s brother-in-law.
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2019 01:08 PM IST
While two of the accused are in jail, the third has neither been identified nor arrested so far. The police are yet to submit charge sheet in the case.
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2019 10:30 PM IST
The official, Kumar Anuj, currently posted as senior deputy collector in Buxar, was previously posted as SDO (Sadar) in Bhagalpur, where the Srijan scam took place
By Avijit Biswas | Hindustan Times, Patna
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2019 08:25 PM IST
TM Bhagalpur University (TMBU) have finally decided to discontinue the new session for postgraduate course in Angika.
By Avijit Biswas and Megha
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2019 11:38 AM IST
Lakhisarai district’s civil surgeon said water contamination or improper hygiene in food chain could have caused food poisoning.
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2019 09:08 AM IST
On Friday evening , some anti- socials poured acid on a girl after intruding in her house located at Ganga Vihar colony falling under Babbarganj police station.. The victim, an intermediate student, has suffered 50% burn injuries in the attack.
By Avijit Biswas | Hindustan Times, Banka, Bhagalpur
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2019 10:38 AM IST
While Girdhari Yadav of JD-U is the NDA candidate pitted against RJD’s sitting MP Jai Prakash Naryan Yadav, the entry of Putul Kumari, wife of late Digvijay Singh, as an Independent has made the battle interesting.
PUBLISHED ON APR 14, 2019 09:40 AM IST
Settled close to the long stretch of riverine belt that has been witnessing sharp erosion for long, it will be the second time for Shivnandan to be facing displacement if there is further erosion this year.
PUBLISHED ON APR 12, 2019 09:27 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi was addressing a rally at the local aerodrome ground in Bhagalpur, where chief minister Nitish Kumar and LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan were also present.
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2019 09:27 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Pakistan’s attitude towards India and that during the Congress government has undergone a sea change and terrorists and their sponsors in Pakistan are living in fear.
By Avijit Biswas | Bhagalpur
PUBLISHED ON MAR 18, 2019 01:48 AM IST
Sources said that there were nearly half-dozen organised criminal gangs active in the area. Out of total 500 poll booths in the sub-division, 32 booths are located in the relatively tough diara terrain.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 08, 2019 10:05 AM IST
The CM spent more than 20 minutes with the family members at their house, expressing his condolence and assuring the family members of all possible help. He paid homage to Thakur by garlanding his picture
UPDATED ON FEB 16, 2019 06:38 PM IST
Ratan’s widow had spoken to him minutes before the gruesome incident. Ratan was travelling in the convoy to Srinagar at that time. He had told her that he would call her upon reaching Srinagar.
UPDATED ON JAN 20, 2019 03:51 PM IST
Eyewitnesses said the girl refused to marry Uday after she came to know that her fiance was drunk and the ‘barat party’ had indulged in brawl with some members in an inebriated condition.
UPDATED ON JAN 06, 2019 03:41 PM IST
He informed that preliminary investigation has indicated that Devi was physically assaulted by her husband last night before she committed the crime. The tank in which the victims were thrown by their mother is approximately five feet deep, Shah said.
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2018 03:17 PM IST
The convict, Jagat Rai, is likely to be executed in Shaheed Jubba Sahani central jail in Bhagalpur after his mercy petition was rejected by the president.
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2018 11:18 AM IST
The National Disaster Response Force and the State Disaster Response Force launched a joint effort to rescue the child who was trapped at a depth of 43 feet.
PUBLISHED ON JUN 22, 2018 11:44 PM IST
The GI tag is given to products that have a specific geographical origin and possess qualities or reputation that are due to that origin.
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2018 11:44 PM IST
The murder plot was executed by the woman with the help of her two sons and three other men from Chandramandi police station area in neighbouring Jamui district to teach the girls’ mother a lesson
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2018 06:28 PM IST
Police said there was a possibility that the crime could have been committed with an intention to teach the woman a lesson
By Avijit Biswas | Hindustan Times, Patna, Bhagalpur
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2018 11:32 PM IST
The girls, aged between 10 and 14 years, were killed with sharp edged weapons in Bihar’s Banka district, the police said