Nitish Kumar

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Nitish Kumar Assures Action Against Miscreants Involved In Ram Navami Violence

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar finally reacted to the incident of Ram Navami violence in the region. Addressing the media, Kumar said that those involved in the incident of violence and stone pelting will not be spared. Furthermore, speaking of Amit Shah's visit, Kumar said, "I don't know why he was coming and I don't understand why he decided not to come". Furthermore an investigation is underway.

Sat, 01 Apr 2023 - 06:22 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Bihar CM, Nitish Kumar, ram navami violence, Amit Shah

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Nitish Kumar-Tejaswi Prasad Takes Oath

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Nitish Kumar Takes Oath As Bihar CM, RJD's Tejaswi Gets Deputy Post

Nitish Kumar took oath as the Chief Minister of Bihar, for the 8th time, on August 10. After resigning as the NDA-BJP CM, Nitish Kumar formed an alliance with Lalu Prasad Yadav's RJD and staked claim to form his JDU-RJD Government in Bihar. The U-Turn, breaking alliance with the BJP paved way for the Lalu Prasad's RJD in Bihar. Furthermore, while Kumar became CM, RJD's Tejaswi Yadav is Deputy CM.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 - 03:43 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Nitish Kumar, JDU-RJD, Bihar CM, Tejaswi Yadav, oath taking ceremony

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Nitish Kumar With Tejaswi Yadav

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Nitish Kumar Resigns As NDA CM In Bihar, Will Take Oath As Independent CM

After submitting his resignation as Bihar CM, Nitish Kumar, accompanied by RJD's Tejaswi Yadav marched to Governor Phagu Chauhan. At Governor's residence, Kumar, who has been declared JDU leader unanimously, staked claim to form his new government, hours after he broke JDU's alliance with NDA-BJP. Nitish Kumar is now likely to take oath as the Bihar… read-more

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 - 06:38 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Bihar CM, Resignation, JDU-BJP Alliance, Nitish Kumar, Indian Politics

Nitish Kumar-PM Narendra Modi

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JDU Officially Exit NDA, BJP Alliance In Bihar

Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal (United) (JDU) officially walks out of alliance with the BJP in Bihar, on August 9. The developments came after a meeting of MLAs and MPs, at Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's residence, Patna. Furthermore, Kumar will meet Bihar Governor Phagu Chauhan at 4:00 pm and resign as the State CM. Moreover, with the official exit of JDU from NDA, the party may join hands with the opposition.

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 - 01:59 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: JDU, Nitish Kumar, Bihar CM, BJP, nda alliance

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Nitish Kumar

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NItish Kumar Announces Rs 2 Lakh Ex-Gratia For Pune Building Collapse Victims

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar announced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh to families of deceased and Rs 50,000 to injured in the recent Pune Building Collapse. Notably, in a building collapse incident, five labourers hailing from Katihar died in the incident. Approximately 10 labourers were working for an under construction building in Pune, when an iron rod tapped over them killing five. The incident took place on February 3, night. 

Fri, 04 Feb 2022 - 08:13 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Nitish Kumar, Bihar CM, Ex gratia, Building Collapse, Pune

CM Nitish Kumar.

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Nitish Kumar Renews Pledge For Prohibition Of Liquor In Bihar

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar renewed his pledge of liquor prohibition in the entire State on November 26. He took the pledge at Gyan Bhavan, on the banks of Ganga. Along with Kumar, Police officials, students, government officials, and MLAs also took the pledge to make Bihar an alcohol-free State. In addition, Nitish Kumar rejected the plea of liquor traders, demanding reconsideration over the pledge of liquor prohibition in Bihar. 

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 - 08:40 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Nitish Kumar, Bihar CM, Liquor Prohibition, RJD Government, Pledge

CM Nitish Kumar with PM Narendra Modi

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Bihar CM Nitish Kumar Urges PM Modi To Take Call On Caste-Based Census

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar leading the delegation of 10 parties, including the opposition RJD, met with PM Narendra Modi on August 23 in Bihar, demanding a caste-based census in India. Following the meeting, Kumar said, ''We're grateful to the PM for listening to us. Now, he has to decide on it.'' However, the center has so far not supported the decision several times.

Mon, 23 Aug 2021 - 05:44 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Census, Caste, Bihar CM, PM Modi, RJD

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Bihar CM Nitish Kumar tying Rakhi.

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Bihar CM Appeals To Save Trees, Ties Rakhi To Them

To celebrate Rakshabandhan and promote the conservation of trees, Bihar's CM Nitish Kumar tied rakhis to trees in Patna on August 22. Urging the people to plant saplings, Kumar also said, ''People should save trees, just like they save people...We need to plant trees and save them to conserve the environment.'' Notably, he has been continuing the act since 2012 as a ''Vriksh Raksha Diwas'' or Tree Protection Day.

Sun, 22 Aug 2021 - 05:51 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Bihar CM, Rakshabandhan, tree, rakhis, Enviornment

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Nitish Kumar

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Nitish Kumar Becomes Bihar CM For Fourth Consecutive Term

For a fourth consecutive term in office, Nitish Kumar took charge as the Bihar CM on November 16. Two deputy CMs - BJP's Renu Devi and Tarkishore Prasad - and 12 other cabinet ministers also took charge. Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP chief JP Nadda attended the ceremony in Patna. PM Narendra Modi wished Nitish Kumar and said, "The NDA family will work together for the progress of Bihar."

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 07:37 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Bihar, Bihar CM, CM Nitish Kumar, BJP

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