Unseen Warriors of COVID: Patna's hearse drivers, crematorium workers live in fear of infection, social stigma
A crematorium worker gets only Rs 375 per body while a hearse driver is retained at a monthly pay of Rs 10,000 and is expected to be available at any and all hours due to the high body count in the pandemic situation
According to the guidelines, public transport vehicles will be allowed to ply, with the number of passengers not exceeding 50 percent of total capacity, till 15 April
As Bihar nears 2.6 lakh cases, locals believe COVID-19 is just a 'flu', or, 'nightmare that is over'
As per one of the many conspiracy theories that have gained a footing in Bihar, COVID-19 is a rumour spread by Westerners to ruin India’s economy
'Subsistence, not sustenance' is the intent behind the Act, but a fragmented political system has failed the workers’ voterbase in Bihar
The state's COVID-19 toll rose to 515 after 15 people succumbed to the disease, a bulletin issued by the health department said. With 3,536 fresh infections, the total caseload of Bihar has gone up to 1,01,906, it said
RJD MLA becomes fourth legislator to test positive for COVID-19 in Bihar, admitted to isolation centre
Earlier, Bihar minister Vinod Kumar Singh and his wife, BJP MLA Jibesh Kumar Mishra and Congress legislator Anand Shankar Singh tested positive for novel coronavirus.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Man, under stress over tuberculosis and family problems, found hanging in quarantine centre in Bihar’s Darbhanga
A man, who was suffering from tuberculosis, was found hanging inside a quarantine centre of Bihar's Darbhanga district