[

east champaran

]

Latest from east champaran

Bihar assembly election 2020: Election Commission increases vote-counting stations to ensure social distancing

The counting of votes that were polled for the election of a new government in the state will begin at 8am on Tuesday. The polls to the 243-seat assembly were held in three phases on October 28, November 3 and November 7.
A security personnel stands guard outside a strong room at AN College ahead of assembly election results, in Patna on Sunday.(Santosh Kumar/HT Photo)
A security personnel stands guard outside a strong room at AN College ahead of assembly election results, in Patna on Sunday.(Santosh Kumar/HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 09, 2020 03:01 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Kanishka Sarkar

Bihar assembly election 2020: PM Modi to address 4 rallies today

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar will join PM Modi in two of the meetings at Samastipur and Bagaha. The PM will wind up his campaigning in Bihar with election rallies at Sharsa and Forebesganj on November 3.
PM Modi will wind up his third phase of campaigning in Bihar with an election rally at Bagaha, which goes to polls on November 7.(ANI)
PM Modi will wind up his third phase of campaigning in Bihar with an election rally at Bagaha, which goes to polls on November 7.(ANI)
Updated on Nov 01, 2020 08:23 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com| Edited by Susmita Pakrasi

Bihar Assembly Election 2020: All you need to know about Govindganj constituency

Govindganj was one of the two constituencies which were won by the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) in the Bihar Assembly Election 2015.
Voting for Govindganj constituency will happen on November 3(File Photo)
Voting for Govindganj constituency will happen on November 3(File Photo)
Published on Oct 29, 2020 04:49 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Nilavro Ghosh

Bihar Assembly Election 2020: Sonia Gandhi urges people to fight against fear and anarchy

She was addressing a gathering of party leaders and workers of the Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee as part of Gandhi Chetna rally via a video-conference to mark the 151st birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi
Congress president Sonia Gandhi.(ANI)
Congress president Sonia Gandhi.(ANI)
Updated on Oct 02, 2020 04:19 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Patna | By

Heavy rain lashes Bihar, flood situation remains grim

South districts of Bihar are likely to experience enhanced rain activity for next two days, said a Met department official.
A view of flood affected village in Madhubani, Bihar.(HT photo)
A view of flood affected village in Madhubani, Bihar.(HT photo)
Updated on Aug 24, 2020 11:47 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Patna | By

People in flood relief camps to be tested for Covid-19 in Bihar

Bihar reported 2,762 cases of Covid-19 on Sunday, taking its overall case tally to 57,270, with 322 fatalities so far.
A man wades through flooded water following a rise in the water level of Burhi Gandak River due to rainfall, in Muzaffarpur on Sunday.(ANI Photo)
A man wades through flooded water following a rise in the water level of Burhi Gandak River due to rainfall, in Muzaffarpur on Sunday.(ANI Photo)
Updated on Aug 03, 2020 10:36 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Patna | ByRuchir Kumar | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi

A million more affected by floods in Bihar, heavy rain forecast in northern districts

Seven rivers (small and tributaries) are already flowing above the danger mark at 24 spots in 15 districts Bihar. The embankments are under pressure in these areas.
Houses are seen submerged in flood waters following heavy rain, in Gopalganj district of Bihar on Monday.(PTI Photo)
Houses are seen submerged in flood waters following heavy rain, in Gopalganj district of Bihar on Monday.(PTI Photo)
Updated on Jul 28, 2020 09:27 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi

Floods ravage Bihar, Assam; rain causes landslips in Sikkim

Floods have ravaged 27 out of 33 districts, affected more than 2.6 million people and displaced a population of 47,772, which has taken shelter in 564 relief camps across the state, according to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority ’s daily flood report released on Saturday.
Ashokan Pillar flooded at Lauria in West Champaran, Bihar(HT Photos)
Ashokan Pillar flooded at Lauria in West Champaran, Bihar(HT Photos)
Updated on Jul 26, 2020 06:35 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Nagaon (Assam)/ Patna/ Gangtok | ByHT Correspondents

Lightning kills 10 in Bihar; CM announces Rs 4 lakh ex-gratia

According to the state disaster management department, three deaths were reported in Purnia, two in Begusarai while Saharsha, Patna, East Champaran, Darbhanga and Madhepura registered one death each.
Chief minister Nitish Kumar expressed grief over the loss of lives. He has announced ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh to each of the victim’s families. (Photo by Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times)
Chief minister Nitish Kumar expressed grief over the loss of lives. He has announced ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh to each of the victim’s families. (Photo by Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times)
Published on Jul 19, 2020 08:06 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Patna | ByMegha| Edited by Susmita Pakrasi

2 more deaths take Bihar’s coronavirus toll to 111; tally rises to 14,330

According to the Covid-19 bulletin issued by the department, the new deaths were reported from Bhagalpur and East Champaran districts.
Patna tops the state in terms of the number of confirmed cases (1,558), out of which 73 were reported on Friday.(Santosh Kumar/Hindustan Times)
Patna tops the state in terms of the number of confirmed cases (1,558), out of which 73 were reported on Friday.(Santosh Kumar/Hindustan Times)
Published on Jul 11, 2020 11:01 AM IST
Copy Link
Patna | ByPress Trust of India | Posted by Prashasti Singh

Indo-Nepal joint field survey team launches exercise to settle dispute

A two-member survey team from Dehradun, aided by their counterparts from Nepal, has measured the disputed land at Baluwa village in Dhaka block under Sikarahana subdivision of the East Champaran district on Thursday and Friday.
An Indo-Nepal joint field survey team has started work for an amicable resolution to a land border dispute at Dhaka block in Bihar’s East Champaran district(Sourced)
An Indo-Nepal joint field survey team has started work for an amicable resolution to a land border dispute at Dhaka block in Bihar’s East Champaran district(Sourced)
Updated on Jul 04, 2020 07:01 PM IST
Copy Link
Motihari | BySandeep Bhaskar

Villagers attack police, medical team sent to spread Covid-19 awareness in Bihar’s East Champaran

According to SDO Dhirendra Mishra, security personnel and a health manager were injured in the attack.
(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)
(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Apr 16, 2020 08:18 PM IST
Copy Link
East Champaran | ByAsian News International

Minor girl raped, murdered in Bihar, accused on the run

In a first information report lodged, the girl’s mother accused one Dipu Baitha, of killing her daughter after raping her. The accused is on the run.
Family members recovered the girl’s body from a place near the backyard of her house on Friday.(Representative image)
Family members recovered the girl’s body from a place near the backyard of her house on Friday.(Representative image)
Published on Aug 04, 2019 02:24 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Bettiah | ByHT Correspondent

Sudden closure of community kitchen worries flood victims in East Champaran

After 250-odd flood victims requested the authorities to reconsider the decision, the kitchen was reopened and food was cooked on Tuesday, but the kitchen has not been operational since Wednesday evening
Many people affected by floods in Bihar’s East Champaran district continue living in roadside camps as their houses are still submerged or badly damaged.(HT Photo)
Many people affected by floods in Bihar’s East Champaran district continue living in roadside camps as their houses are still submerged or badly damaged.(HT Photo)
Published on Aug 01, 2019 03:05 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Sagauli (East Champaran): | BySandeep Bhaskar

Lightning kills 39 in Bihar in 24 hours

The figures of 39 dead due to lightning in the last 24 hours is maximum since the beginning of the year. On June 27, lightning had killed 27 people.
Lightning in Bihar, 39 killed.(HT Photo)
Lightning in Bihar, 39 killed.(HT Photo)
Published on Jul 25, 2019 12:31 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Patna | By

Death toll soars to 109 in Bihar and north-east

Bihar’s casualty figures rose since Tuesday, when the count was 33, with districts like Araria, Kishanganj and Sheohar sending reports.
The Bihar state disaster management department said that the water levels have begun to recede in the inundated areas and their focus has now shifted to prevention of outbreak of diseases.(HT Photo)
The Bihar state disaster management department said that the water levels have begun to recede in the inundated areas and their focus has now shifted to prevention of outbreak of diseases.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jul 18, 2019 01:51 AM IST
Copy Link
New Delhi | ByHT Correspondents

2 die in East Champaran due to heavy rain, schools shut in Bihar’s Motihari

According to officials, a 15-year-old boy, identified as Rahul Kumar, son of Surendra Kumar, drowned while he was wading through a waterlogged and fell into a ditch at Khairwa Lakhauna village under Ghorasahan police station limits of East Champaran on Friday morning.
A waterlogged Hospital Road in Motihari on Friday.(Prashant Kumar/ HT)
A waterlogged Hospital Road in Motihari on Friday.(Prashant Kumar/ HT)
Published on Jul 13, 2019 08:56 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Motihari | BySandeep Bhaskar

FIR against 39 for Bihar AES protests

The fear of AES forced villagers in Harivanshpur village of Vaishali district to vacate their homes. Most families moved home with their children in tow to other villages after the outbreak of the vector-borne disease.
In this file photo, Indian children suffering from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) are surrounded by relatives as they are treated at the government-run Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital in Muzaffarpur district in the eastern state of Bihar. (Photo by STR / AFP)
In this file photo, Indian children suffering from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) are surrounded by relatives as they are treated at the government-run Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital in Muzaffarpur district in the eastern state of Bihar. (Photo by STR / AFP)
Updated on Jun 25, 2019 11:55 PM IST
Copy Link
Patna | ByHT Correspondent

Prisoners’ ward converted into ICU in Muzaffarpur

The move comes after Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar issued instructions to authorities to create extra space in the hospital after he found that three to four children were being treated on a single bed.
The superintendent said that there are 14 children under observation, whose condition is critical.(HT Photo)
The superintendent said that there are 14 children under observation, whose condition is critical.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 21, 2019 01:26 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Muzaffarpur | ByHT Correspondent & ANI

37 children die of acute encephalitis, Bihar government blames low blood sugar

So far 143 cases of AES have been reported from 11 districts of Vaishali, Sitamarhi, Sheohar, East Champaran, Patna, Nalanda, Muzaffarpur, Jehanabad, Gaya, Bhojpur and Aurangabad.
Two more children died of suspected acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur,(HT FIle Photo/Deepak Gupta)
Two more children died of suspected acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur,(HT FIle Photo/Deepak Gupta)
Updated on Jun 13, 2019 02:07 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Seven murders within 12 hours leaves Bihar shaken

Following the spate of murders across the state, district police chiefs have been directed to probe the murders and prevent the recurrence of such incidents.
Most of the victims were gunned down in different incidents across the state.(Reuters / Representative Image)
Most of the victims were gunned down in different incidents across the state.(Reuters / Representative Image)
Published on Jun 07, 2019 02:32 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Patna | By

Thunderstorm kills 5 in East Champaran

Police said, three of them died after roof of a poultry farm collapsed and fell at them in Bisrahiya village of East Champaran on Thursday evening.
Thunderstorms struck at several places in east Champaran on Thursday evening resulting in killing of at least 5 people as hutments collapsed, trees and electric poles fell(AFP)
Thunderstorms struck at several places in east Champaran on Thursday evening resulting in killing of at least 5 people as hutments collapsed, trees and electric poles fell(AFP)
Published on May 31, 2019 11:49 PM IST
Copy Link
Bettiah | BySandeep Bhaskar

Lok Sabha election 2019: Policeman’s stray bullet kills poll official in Bihar

Shivendra Kumar, a resident of Sitamarhi and deputed as the second polling officer at booth number 275 of Sheohar, was killed when the rifle of the constable went off accidentally early on Sunday
Kumar, who sustained an injury in his abdomen, was initially taken to the Sheohar district hospital and then to the Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital in adjoining Muzaffarpur district. He later succumbed to his injuries.(Reuters/ Representative Image)
Kumar, who sustained an injury in his abdomen, was initially taken to the Sheohar district hospital and then to the Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital in adjoining Muzaffarpur district. He later succumbed to his injuries.(Reuters/ Representative Image)
Updated on May 13, 2019 08:43 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Patna | By

Buddhist complex in UK archaeologist’s1861 report, unearthed in East Champaran’s Kesaria

British archaeologist Alexander Cunningham, who had visited the Kesaria site in 1861, had claimed to have explored this mound, locally known as Raniwas, and had conducted excavations as well.
The monastic complex at Kesaria in East Champaran.(HT Photo)
The monastic complex at Kesaria in East Champaran.(HT Photo)
Published on May 09, 2019 04:34 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Patna | By, Patna

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Meet Bihar’s ‘Chunavi Baba’, a poll veteran who has contested nine elections

Born in 1929, Itwar Prasad fought four assembly elections (between 1977 and 1990), two Lok Sabha elections, and some local body elections.
Itwar Prasad, who has fought nine elections including two parliamentary polls, says it was just that he wanted to prove a point that politics is not a “dirty game” as many believe.(HT Photo)
Itwar Prasad, who has fought nine elections including two parliamentary polls, says it was just that he wanted to prove a point that politics is not a “dirty game” as many believe.(HT Photo)
Updated on May 08, 2019 05:06 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Govindpur (East Champaran) | BySandeep Bhaskar

Thirteen die in 5 mishaps across Bihar in a day

Five people were killed and 11 others were injured when a speeding truck rammed into an overloaded auto rickshaw carrying at least 15 passengers on National Highway 31 near Rani Sarai village in rural Patna on Monday.
Rescue operations to fish out bodies of two boys who drowned in East Champaran, Bihar, on Monday, March 25, 2019.(Prashant Kumar / HT Photo)
Rescue operations to fish out bodies of two boys who drowned in East Champaran, Bihar, on Monday, March 25, 2019.(Prashant Kumar / HT Photo)
Published on Mar 26, 2019 05:33 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Patna | ByHT Correspondents

Woman attacked with acid as she resists rape bid; 1 held, 2 at large

Speaking to mediapersons at a hospital in Motihari, the woman said the three men had subjected her to eve-teasing, passed lewd comments and demanded sexual favours for the past few days.
This is the fourth acid attack in East Champaran in the past few months.(HT)
This is the fourth acid attack in East Champaran in the past few months.(HT)
Published on Mar 05, 2019 12:09 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Motihari | BySandeep Bhaskar

‘Flying nut’ pierces 5-year-old’s skull in Bihar, removed surgically

The accident took place when the fan belt of the water pump snapped, sending its nuts and bolts flying and a nut piercing the boy’s skull.
A flying nut from a water pump Sunday pierced the skull of a five-year-old boy and reached close to his brain. (Representational Image)(Getty Images)
A flying nut from a water pump Sunday pierced the skull of a five-year-old boy and reached close to his brain. (Representational Image)(Getty Images)
Updated on Jan 07, 2019 07:54 AM IST
Copy Link
Motihari (Bihar) | ByPress Trust of India

10-year-old in Bihar digs pits to save grandmother from open-defecation stigma

Heera Kumar came to know that his grandmother, Geeta Devi, had given up the idea of constructing a toilet owing to its cost. So he decided to use a khurpi (spade) to dig two pits.
The district magistrate of East Champaran said Heera Kumar (in photo) is a role model of Swachh Bharat Mission(HT Photo)
The district magistrate of East Champaran said Heera Kumar (in photo) is a role model of Swachh Bharat Mission(HT Photo)
Published on Sep 24, 2018 01:27 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Bettiah (Bihar) | BySandeep Bhaskar, Bettiah

Bihar bus fire: Officials say no deaths in accident, police book owner and 2 others

East Champaran district magistrate Raman Kumar said that no one died in the accident and that the 13 passengers, who had boarded the bus from its starting point Muzaffarpur, were undergoing treatment for injuries.
A bus caught fire after it overturned on the NH 28 near Chetwa village in Motihari district, Bihar on Thursday.(hHT Photo)
A bus caught fire after it overturned on the NH 28 near Chetwa village in Motihari district, Bihar on Thursday.(hHT Photo)
Published on May 04, 2018 06:04 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Motihari | BySagar Suraj, Motihari
SHARE
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...
Story Saved
×
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Thursday, January 27, 2022