Bihar recorded a growth of 10.5 per cent in 2019-20, more than double the growth rate of the Indian economy that stood at 4.2 per cent, according to the Bihar Economic Survey 2020-21.
With a view to give a boost to livelihood and employment opportunities among rural women Chief Minister Nitish Kumar led government has decided to engage Jeevika groups in supply of food in all government hospitals and stitch school dress for students from 1st to 12th standard.
A recent case study published in AyuHom, the research journal of North Eastern Institute of Ayurveda & Homeopathy, Shillong has brought out new evidence in support of Ayurveda’s efficacy in resolving anidra- related issues.
Assembly elections in Bihar, which is scheduled to be held in three phases – October 28, November 3 & 7 are keenly watched by the world community as it would be the largest democratic exercise in the world to be held amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said on Monday.
Between 2011-12 and 2018-19, the level of Per Capita Development Expenditure (PCDE) in Bihar has grown at 14.2 per cent, compared to the national average of 13.3 per cent.
Amidst all the gloom and doom of Covid-19 pandemic there is a positive development on India’s foreign exchange (forex) reserves. The country’s forex reserves crossed $500 billion mark for the first time. After China and Japan, India now has the third largest forex reserves.
As the elections bugle has been blown in the state of Bihar with start of virtual rally by Union Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah on June 9, the stage is set for a new style of political campaign and elections in the post COVID-19 scenario.
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