What we do?
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.
All 149 government-owned Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) in Bihar will be upgraded as Centres of Excellence in partnership with Tata Technologies, a subsidiary of Tata Motors.
Seventeen new ministers were inducted in Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s cabinet on Tuesday taking the total number to 31. BJP, which is the largest party among the ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in the state, got nine berths, while Janata Dal (United) got eight.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi government has decided to boost expenditure, especially on healthcare, infrastructure and rural development in order to re-energise the Covid-hit economy. Outlay for healthcare and well-being has been increased by a whopping 137 per cent to Rs.2.24 lakh crore.
Online schooling took off in a big way during the Covid-19 pandemic. The percentage of enrolled children from government and private schools owning a smartphone increased from 36.5 per cent in 2018 to 61.8 per cent in 2020 in rural India, as per ASER 2020 report.
We engage policy makers, academics, professionals, politicians, thinkers, practitioners, students and other thought leaders through exchange of ideas for development of Bihar.
We publish in-depth reports based on our grassroots level interventions and research. The ideas exchanged at our platforms form the basis for our interventions and reports.
We ensure greater public participation and policy action through our initiatives.
We create a repository of ideas, data and sectoral research to catalyse the growth and development of Bihar.
We engage with entrepreneurs and professionals through research and assessments.
foster entrepreneurship and investment in key thrust areas impacting positive
socio-economic changes in the state.
The development of Bihar defines our existence. We are committed for making lives, better.