Nitish Kumar at the signing of Metro Railway MoU between Patna and Delhi on Wednesday.

Patna: Bihar government on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Patna Metro Rail Corporation (PMRC) and the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) that will allow building of the proposed metro rail in the state capital at the cost of Rs. 13365.77 crore.

Nitish Kumar in Munger on Wednesday.

Patna: Continuing the tradition of laying foundation stones of 'super-specialty' hospitals and 'world-class' educational institutions in Bihar, a major hallmark of his governing style for the past 14 years, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in Munger on Wednesday laid the foundation stone of what is being touted as the first 'Forestry College' of the state.

Congress meet in Patna on Wednesday.

Patna: With the by election at five Assembly seats in Bihar nearing quickly, the so-called Grand Alliance in the state appears to be in shamble as each faction of the Mahagathbandhan has decided to field its own candidate that could only boost the chances of the NDA candidates.

BJP leaders Ram Kripal Yadav, Nitin Navin and others washing the statue of JP in Patna on Wednesday.

Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader in Patna on Wednesday cleaned the statues of leaders that make the landscape of the state capital to mark the 103rd birth anniversary of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya, one of the founder-members of the erstwhile Jan Sangh that later morphed into the current form of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Nitish Kumar with Vashisht Narayan Singh and other JD-U leaders in Patna on Friday.

Patna: Senior Janata Dal – U leader and Rajya Sabha member Vashisht Narayan Singh was honored at the Rabindra Bhawan in Patna following his re-election as the state president of the Janata Dal - U for the fourth time on Friday.

Enthusiastic car rally participants show victory sign at the flag-off of the event.

Patna: District Magistrate Kumar Ravi in Patna on Friday flagged off the Indo-Nepal Friendship Car Rally to promote road safety and to spread awareness about the new Motor Vehicle Act.

RJD leader Saroj Yadav being asked by police to take his dharna away from CM's residence.

Patna: Security officials in Patna on Friday forcibly removed Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) legislator from Barhara in Bhojpur district Saroj Yadav and locked him up for the day after he refused to break his one-man protest outside the Chief Minister's bungalow to demand security protection for himself and his family members.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at a Patna ghat on Thursday.

Patna: With water level in Bihar rivers rising at an alarming rate thanks to heavy downpour in the state in the last few days, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday visited the Ganga ghats in Patna to review the flood threat.

Tejaswi Yadav welcoming Azad Gandhi in the party on Thursday.

Patna: A day after holding a meeting of the party's minority cell leaders, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Yadav, in an obvious attempt to muddy the political water in Bihar, said that it was becoming increasingly evident that Nitish Kumar will not be the Chief Ministerial face of the NDA in the 2020 state elections.

Tejaswi Yadav holding a meeting of minority leaders in Patna on Wednesday.

Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Yadav, who is filling in for his father and party chief Lalu Prasad Yadav who remains incarcerated in a Ranchi jail, at the second meeting of the party's minority cell in less than a week, ruled out any likelihood of the party joining hands with either Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) or Janata Dal – U.

A government vehicle damaged after a tree fell on it inside Patna Police Line.

Patna: At least nine police constables were reportedly hurt when a big tree fell on a tent in the Patna Police Line premise on late Tuesday night requiring them to seek medical attention.

Nitish Kumar inaugurating girls' hostel at Magadh Mahila College.

Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday inaugurated a 639-bed girl's hostel in Magadh Mahila College campus in the presence of Patna University Vice Chancellor Dr. Ras Bihari Singh, Bihar Education Minister Krishna Nandan Prasad Verma and others.

Water-logging in Patna on Wednesday morning.

Patna: Heavy rain in Patna on Tuesday and Wednesday once again turned many parts of the state capital into a hellish condition as a number of major roads in the city flooded with 6 to 18 inches of water forcing the administration to bring out machines to pump them out in the clogged drains.

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