Rajesh Kumar Thakur

19 of Encephalitis-hit Bihar village booked for obstructing VVIP movement on national highway

The VVIP carcade ran into the roadblock put up by residents of Harvanshpur village hit by AES spread and a severe water scarcity.

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Muzaffarpur court orders inquiry in case against Union health minister over AES deaths

Tamanna Hashmi, a social activist, filed the case, accusing the Union health minister and state health minister of negligence over the deaths of more than 120 children due to AES in Muzaffarpur.

24 Jun 2019

As monsoon arrives in Bihar, encephalitis deaths see halt in Muzaffarpur

Only one death was reported from Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital in Muzaffarpur;  hospital superintendent says cases go down with onset of monsoon

24 Jun 2019

Human bones, skulls found near hospital in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

The Muzaffarpur District Magistrate has asked the health department to probe and submit a report on the issue.

23 Jun 2019

Seven-year-old Kamini wanted to be "officer betia", but then AES struck Muzaffarpur...

Leave aside Sah, even Nirmala Devi, a neighbour, feels the viral infection ruined the future of Mustafapur village, about 10 km from the district headquarters of Muzaffarpur.

22 Jun 2019

Gang of eleven loots ornaments worth Rs 4 crore in Patna

As soon as the news of dacoity flashed across the police administration, all senior police officers including SSP Garima Mallick reached the spot and started an investigation into it.

22 Jun 2019

Encephalitis outbreak: Prisoners’ ward is now specialised unit in Bihar hospital

A central team had mentioned the lack of manpower despite the epidemic and criticised the state system for not being prepared at peripheral levels and at SKMCH during the peak AES season.

21 Jun 2019

Bihar Encephalitis deaths: Toll reaches 115, AIIMS doctors rushed to Muzaffarpur hospital

The toll includes 17 deaths recorded at the Kejriwal Hospital, a private institution specialising in paediatrics in Muzaffarpur.

20 Jun 2019

Section 144 imposed in Bihar's Gaya district as a precautionary measure against sunstroke

Meanwhile, the education department in Bihar has announced that all government schools would remain closed till June 22 under the heat wave situation.

17 Jun 2019

Super 30 founder to deliver lecture at Cambridge

Kumar has earlier delivered lectures at elite institutions such as Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard, and Stanford.

17 Jun 2019

Death toll rises, Harsh Vardhan to visit Muzaffarpur to review situation

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan will visit Muzaffarpur on Sunday to take stock of the situation.

16 Jun 2019

'57 children died due to AES': After 12 days of refusal, Bihar health minister finally admits 

A new ward of 100-bed capacity was created at SKMCH to admit the children coming with symptoms of AES or hypoglycemia.

15 Jun 2019

Rift in BJP-JDU coalition over deteriorated law and order in Bihar

The BJP leader demanded that the culprit of Nasariganj BJP vice president, Amit Rauniyar murder be apprehended immediately and requested CM Nitish Kumar to take an 'out of box' steps to check crimes.

14 Jun 2019

Railway Protection Force arrest 16 touts for booking fake tickets

Operation Thunder is one of the biggest drive launched by the ECR in the recent past to check ticket touting during the peak summer.

14 Jun 2019

BJP district vice president cum prominent sugar trader killed in Bihar, Rs 3 lakh looted

According to police sources, the motorbike of Amit Rauniyar,45, was intercepted when he was returning with cash collected from retailers of sugar to his residence.

13 Jun 2019