Nitish Kumar: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Nitish Kumar appointed as Chief Minister of Bihar
Published: November 16, 2020
On November 16, 2020, the President of Janata Dal was appointed as the Chief Minister of Bihar for the fourth consecutive term. The Chief Minister is appointed by the Governor. Is the Chief Minister appointed or Elected? The Chief Ministers and the Prime Ministers in India are appointed by the Governor and President respectively. On ..
18 Thousand Kilometers Human Chain in Bihar
Published: January 21, 2020
The state government of Bihar under its ‘Jal-Jeevan-Hariyali’ campaign, recently organized a record 18034 km long human chain, which witnessed the participation of more than 5 Crore people. Seven choppers and a little over 100 drones covered the event in which Human Chain was formed inside the school campuses by more than 57.76 lakh school ..
Justice Sanjay Karol sworn in as Chief Justice of Patna HC
Published: November 12, 2019
Justice Sanjay Karol has been sworn in as the 43rd Chief Justice of Patna High Court. His oath for office and secrecy was administered by Bihar Governor Phagu Chauhan at the Raj Bhavan in Patna. He succeeded Justice Amreshwar Pratap Sahi, who has been transferred as Chief Justice of Madras High Court, Chennai. His swearing-in ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
70-feet tall statue of Lord Buddha unveiled at Rajgir in Nalanda district
Published: November 26, 2018
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar unveiled 70-feet tall statue of Lord Buddha at Rajgir in Nalanda district of state. It is second tallest statue of Buddha in the country. Key Facts The statue has been installed above 16 metre radius pedestal in middle of lake Ghora Katora. It has been made from 45,000 cubic foot ..
Category: Art & Culture Current Affairs
Topics: Bihar • Buddha Statue • Buddhist pilgrimages • India • Lord Buddha • Nalanda • Nalanda district • Nitish Kumar • Places in News • Rajgir • States and union territories of India • Tourism in Bihar
Nitish Kumar wins 1st Mufti Mohammed Sayeed Probity in Politics and Public Life Award
Published: January 8, 2018
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has been bestowed with the 1st Mufti Mohammed Sayeed Probity in Politics and Public Life Award for his works and contributions in bringing probity in public life as well as his crusade against corruption in Bihar. The award was presented to the Bihar Chief Minister by the Jammu and Kashmir ..