Abhayanand

  • Abhayanand removed from DGP post under Lalu's pressure: Sushil Modi June 25, 2014

    A senior BJP leader on Wednesday attributed the transfer of Bihar police chief Abhyanand to alleged pressure on the JD(U) government by RJD chief Lalu Prasad, whose party recently voted for the Jitan Ram Manjhi government and helped it win the bypoll to two Rajya Sabha seats. "The day there was...
  • 'Secret operation led to IM chief Bhatkal's arrest': Bihar Police August 29, 2013

    The operation to arrest Indian Mujahideen chief Yasin Bhatkal was so secret that even after his arrest only few top Bihar Police officers were informed and they too were not told about where he was being held for questioning, an officer said. Bihar Police played a major role in the arrest...
  • Will go through CCTV footage of Mahabodhi temple thoroughly: Police July 7, 2013

    A series of nine explosions took place early on Sunday morning in the Buddhist city of Bodh Gaya in Bihar, leaving two monks injured. The Bihar Police said the Bodhgaya Temple Management Committee (BTMC) has requested it to step security in the temple. DGP Abhayanand told reporters that the police...
  • 'Bihar DGP to act against Saran DIG in bribe case' January 21, 2013

    Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has asked Director General of Police Abhayanand to take the strictest possible action against senior Indian Police (IPS) officer and Saran Range DIG Alok Kumar for allegedly demanding Rs 10 crore bribe from a liquor merchant and threatening to falsely implicate him if he...
  • Abhyanand of Super 30 fame appointed Bihar DGP August 24, 2011

    Patna: The Bihar government appointed Abhayanand, senior Indian Police Service (IPS) officer of 1977 batch as the next Director General of Police. Abhayanand, presently the Additional Director General of Police, Training, will take over from the incumbent DGP Neelmani upon his superannuation on August 31, Home Secretary Amir Subhani said in...
  • Bihar's Super 30 hits international headlines June 1, 2010

    Patna With visits from foreign media teams and extensive features written about it, Bihar's free coaching centre Super 30, all of whose students have cracked the Indian Institute of Technology-Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE) for the third consecutive year, has drawn the attention of the international media. The institute selects talented students...
  • Patna's Super 30 fulfills IIT dreams of poor students March 14, 2008

    Patna: Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) Abhayanand and his partner and math whiz Anand Kumar run a coaching institute in Patna for poor children. The institute prepares students for the Indian Institute of Technology Joint Entrance Exam (IIT-JEE) entrance test free of cost. The Ashok Rajpath street in Patna is home...