Chhath festival

30 die in wall collapse, stampede, drowning during 'Chhath' in Bihar

The separate incidents in different parts of Bihar claimed 30 lives including 18 children.

published on : 3rd November 2019

Five crore devotees observe 'Chhath Pooja' in Bihar

Not just the locals, the festival was observed even by 4000 prisoners and some women belonging to the minority community. 

published on : 2nd November 2019

4,000 undertrials in Bihar prisons to observe Chhath Puja this year

Prison officials said arrangements have been made to facilitate the Puja in all jails, specially four central jails at Muzaffarpur, Patna, Bhagalpur and Buxar.

published on : 1st November 2019

Chhath puja: 22 ghats of river Ganga in Patna declared unsafe for offering prayers

Plying of boats in the Ganga has also been banned from October 30 to November 3 for the safety of devotees.

published on : 30th October 2019

Chhath puja special bus service connecting Patna airport to neighbouring districts launched

The Chhath festival in Bihar is observed by more than 10 crore people who paying obeisance to the sun god during.

published on : 30th October 2019