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Patna: Two weeks after one-way traffic was introduced around Gandhi Maidan in Patna was introduced, the district administration on Thursday pulled the plug on the experiment saying the plan needed more study before it could be reintroduce on a permanent basis.
Kishanganj: Though he touted his 'Nishchay Yatra' as a statewide journey to collect feedback on the success or failure of prohibition from the people of Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar appears to have made up his mind about the success of the ban on alcoholic drinks calling the move 'revolutionary' that has minimized crime and communal unrest in the state.
Purnia/Araria: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar began the third leg of his ongoing 'Nishchay Yatra' from Purnia by arriving there on Wednesday evening. After a good night sleep at the official guest house, he inaugurated Dhruv Udyan, a newly-developed public park, by cutting the customary ribbon and planting a sapling of 'Champa' tree.
Patna: Despite chilling temperature, members of the National Cadet Corp (NCC) in Patna on Wednesday celebrated the 68th anniversary of the organization by putting up an exciting show at the Patna College playground.