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FIR lodged against policemen for lathicharge during Durga idol immersion in Bihar's Munger
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FIR lodged against policemen for lathicharge during Durga idol immersion in Bihar's Munger

The FIR has been filed at the Kotwali Police Station on the basis of a video purportedly showing policemen baton-charging devotees on Monday, which went viral on social media. A young man was killed in firing during the crackdown, and several persons were injured.

Shiv Sena slams BJP for 'silence' over Munger firing, questions communalisation of Palghar lynching case
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Shiv Sena slams BJP for 'silence' over Munger firing, questions communalisation of Palghar lynching case

One person was killed and over two dozen people were injured in firing and stone-pelting during a Durga idol immersion on Monday in Bihar's Munger

Munger firing: Fresh violence as protesters target police; EC sacks SP, DM, orders probe
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Munger firing: Fresh violence as protesters target police; EC sacks SP, DM, orders probe

Protesters allegedly torched muffasil and women police stations, ransacked the SP and SDO offices, alleging that no action was taken against the police over the Monday night firing and stone-pelting in which one person had died

One dead, over 24 injured in firing, stone-pelting during Durga idol immersion in Bihar's Munger
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One dead, over 24 injured in firing, stone-pelting during Durga idol immersion in Bihar's Munger

The incident occurred late on Monday night at Deen Dayal Upadhyay Chowk. Witnesses said there was a pile-up of processions after a makeshift bamboo carrier broke down.

One killed, 27 injured in violence during Durga Puja procession in Bihar's Munger
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One killed, 27 injured in violence during Durga Puja procession in Bihar's Munger

Bihar Police detained over 100 people in relation to the incident and recovered 12 empty cartridges and three country-made pistols from the spot

Delhi violence reveals growing availability of country-made guns in National Capital; high time for Delhi Police to crack down
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Delhi violence reveals growing availability of country-made guns in National Capital; high time for Delhi Police to crack down

Eyewitnesses' accounts, medical reports of those injured and killed as well as initial investigations of the deadly Delhi violence have revealed another major concern for the Delhi Police, a growing availability of countrymade pistols or desi kattas and pistols in the National Capital

NDA seat-sharing in Bihar: JD(U) gets Valmiki Nagar, Jhanjharpur, Gopalganj, Siwan and Gaya constituencies
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NDA seat-sharing in Bihar: JD(U) gets Valmiki Nagar, Jhanjharpur, Gopalganj, Siwan and Gaya constituencies

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's JD(U), which returned to the NDA less than two years ago, has succeeded in securing for itself both its seats of Nalanda and Purnea, besides getting five which were represented by the BJP in the outgoing Lok Sabha and another held by Ram Vilas Paswan's LJP.

Three-year-old girl rescued in Bihar's Munger after being trapped in borewell for 31 hours
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Three-year-old girl rescued in Bihar's Munger after being trapped in borewell for 31 hours

The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) joined the team of rescue officials on Wednesday, just hours before the success of the operation.

Three-year-old girl falls into 100 feet deep borewell shaft in Bihar's Munger, rescue operations underway
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Three-year-old girl falls into 100 feet deep borewell shaft in Bihar's Munger, rescue operations underway

Police said "the girl is stuck inside the shaft at a depth of about 45 feet. A team of doctors has been pressed into service and adequate oxygen supply is being ensured with the help of cylinders and pipes".

Bihar communal tension spreads to Nawada district over idol vandalism; Police say situation under control
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Bihar communal tension spreads to Nawada district over idol vandalism; Police say situation under control

Nawada District Magistrate Kaushal Kumar said that as soon as the news spread, a protest erupted, leading to violent clashes between two communities.

Torrential rains paralyse normal life in Bihar's Patna: Death toll reaches 228
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Torrential rains paralyse normal life in Bihar's Patna: Death toll reaches 228

Heavy rains lashed Bihar's capital city, paralysing normal life with several localities remaining submerged in knee-deep water on Monday.

Floods in Bihar: Death toll climbs to 213; water flowing below danger mark
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Floods in Bihar: Death toll climbs to 213; water flowing below danger mark

The toll in Bihar floods rose to 213 with eight fresh deaths being reported on Wednesday, although a majority of rivers are now flowing below the danger mark.

Bihar floods: Death toll climbs to 205 as Ganga water recedes
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Bihar floods: Death toll climbs to 205 as Ganga water recedes

The recent floods have affected 40 lakh people in 2,189 villages of 613 panchayats of 79 blocks in 12 districts, the Water Resources Deaprtment said.

Bihar floods: Death toll climbs to 165, over 37 lakh people affected
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Bihar floods: Death toll climbs to 165, over 37 lakh people affected

With six more deaths, the toll in Bihar floods on Tuesday rose to 165, even as the swollen Ganga, whose water level started showing a receding trend, has affected 37.53 lakh people in 12 districts of the state.

NDRF rescues over 53,000 from flood ravaged areas in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh
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NDRF rescues over 53,000 from flood ravaged areas in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh

More than 53,000 people have been rescued by NDRF teams from the flood-ravaged areas in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.

PM's Bihar rallies: In Samastipur, Modi says 'paani' and 'jawaani' are assets for Bihar
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PM's Bihar rallies: In Samastipur, Modi says 'paani' and 'jawaani' are assets for Bihar

Saying that the youth Bihar will 'change the state's destiny', Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said at a rally in Munger that the people in the poll-bound state should vote to end 'jungle raj'.

The illegal 'Make in India': What makes Munger a favourite destination of criminals
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The illegal 'Make in India': What makes Munger a favourite destination of criminals

In Munger, a district deep inside the badlands of southern Bihar, a manufacturing revolution is in full swing. It’s ‘Make in India’ alright, but not the way Prime Minister Narendra Modi would like it. Over the last decade, this district on the banks of the Ganga has built a formidable reputation as hub of illegal gun-making, marking a clear shift of the business in firearms from urban to rural pockets.

'Made in Munger' AK-47 worries cops with quality like original
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'Made in Munger' AK-47 worries cops with quality like original

The accused have said that an AK-47 is made only on demand and the one recovered from them was meant for a high-profile gangster of western UP.

EC recommends revoting at 25 polling stations in Bihar
Politics

EC recommends revoting at 25 polling stations in Bihar

Election officials today recommended repoll at 25 polling stations in Patliputra and Munger Lok Sabha constituency which had gone to polls on 17 April.

Second phase of polls in Bihar: All you need to know
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Second phase of polls in Bihar: All you need to know

Electors would exercise their franchise in 11,846 polling stations in Patna Sahib, Nalanda, Patliputra, Jehanabad, Munger, Ara and Buxar Parliamentary constituencies.