As Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given a clarion call to create a self-reliant India – Atmanirbhar Bharat – what would it take for Bihar to become Atmanirbhar? Is Bihar geared up to turn the Covid crisis into an opportunity? These are some of the questions of masses at large. In view of this, the upcoming Bihar Development Forum themed as ‘Atmanirbhar Bihar’ delves on the issues impacting the socio-economic development of Bihar.
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.
Assembly election in Bihar will be conducted in three phases – on October 28, November 3 and November 7 – and the votes will be counted on November 10, the Election Commission of India announced on Friday. The terms of the 243-member Bihar assembly is slated to end on November 29.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi government has moved from a “production centric” to “profitability centric” approach in agriculture so that farmers get maximum benefit from their produce, Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat has said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday laid the foundation stone for nine National Highway projects worth Rs.14,000 crore in Bihar. This involves road length of about 350 kilometers.