Darbhanga


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Darbhanga

(dərbŭng`gə), city (1991 pop. 218,391), Bihar state, NE India, E of the Baghmati River. It is a district administrative center and is located in a sugarcane- and tobaco-growing area on a fertile alluvial plain. Once part of the Brahman kingdom of Mithila, Darbhanga passed to the Mughals in the 14th cent. The British assumed control in 1765. Darbhanga has a mixed Hindu and Muslim population.
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Summary: Darbhanga (Bihar) [India], Sept 5 (ANI): The coach of Darbhanga-New Delhi Bihar Sampark Kranti Superfast Express, which caught fire yesterday, was empty and parked in the yard for routine maintenance.
Tenders are invited for extension of rural pipe water supply scheme loam to ensure ward saturation with house connection including 5 years operation and maintenance in the district of darbhanga under p.H.
The project -- Sulabh Jal -- was launched on Saturday in Darbhanga by Sulabh International.
Summary: Marriage was solemnised in Qadirabad locality of Darbhanga district
Dr Prabhat Ranjan Das, the P candidate from Darbhanga constituency, is a seasoned medical practitioner who spent 22 years in the US before returning to Darbhanga two years ago to do social work.
Summary: Darbhanga (Bihar) [India], Sept 5 (ANI): The Railways has ordered a Joint-Secretary level enquiry to ascertain the cause of the fire that broke out in the empty coach of Darbhanga-New Delhi Bihar Sampark Kranti Superfast Express during shunting here on Wednesday.
Tenders are invited for design, construction, supply, testing, commissioning of water supply schemes with electric driven pumps for non quality habitations/ wards of darbhanga districts of bihar on turn-key basis with 3 months trial run after commissioning and comprehensive operation and maintenance of 60 months after successful completion of trial run period under mukhmantri nishchay non quality affected yojna under p.H.
IANS Darbhanga/Patna Upbeat over the visit of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat to Bihar's Darbhanga district, pro-Hindutva activists have painted veteran socialist leader and former Bihar Chief Minister Karpoori Thakur's statue"saffron", police said on Wednesday.
According to intelligence sources, Yasin had rented a fourroom house in Shivdhara locality of Darbhanga town where he lived under the pseudonym " Dr Imran".
Summary: Darbhanga (Bihar) [India], Sept 4 (ANI): A fire broke out in a coach of Darbhanga-New Delhi Bihar Sampark Kranti Superfast Express during shunting here.
Prequalification are invited for Empanelment Of Agency For Providing Man Power Service For Operation Of Different Rural, Urban & G.B Pipe Water Supply Pumping Station Under P.H.Meciianical Sub Division Group-A Darbhanga, Group B Madhubani, Group C Samastipur, Group D Begusarai In P.H.
Uzma Ara, a resident of Darbhanga district in North Bihar, lost her arm when criminals attacked her in Rajendra Nagar locality under Kadam Kuan police station in Patna on Thursday night.