Khagaria

  • HC acquits 14 in Khagaria carnage 03-01-2014 08:56 PM

    The Patna High Court on Friday acquitted 14 people accused of massacring 16 farmers in a village in Bihar's Khagaria district in 2009, a government lawyer said. A bench of Justice B.N. Sinha of the Patna High Court acquitted the 14, saying there was insufficient evidence against them in the...
  • 2009 Khagaria carnage: Main accused arrested from Haryana 20-11-2013 08:10 AM

    Bihar police on Tuesday arrested the main accuse of the 2009 carnage in Khagaria district in which 16 persons from Jhajhar in Haryana were killed. Special Task Force (STF) arrested Manoj Sada and another person Sanjay Sada from a place under Beri police station of Jhajhar district on Tuesday morning,...
  • MoS railways blames Nitish govt for Dhamara Ghat tragedy 20-08-2013 01:53 PM

    The Railways on Tuesday blamed the Bihar government for the train disaster at Dhamara Ghat in Khagaria district and said that actually 28 persons died in the accident, instead of 37 put by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, and nine others were injured. "Probably he (Nitish Kumar) mixed up the figures...
  • Bihar: 3 children burnt to death, 1000 huts gutted 08-04-2013 11:47 AM

    Khagaria: Three children were killed when a fire broke out in hutments in Bihar's Khagaria district, police said on Monday. The fire broke out Sunday night in a kitchen and soon spread to other hutments, destroying over 100 thatched huts, Circle Officer Pradeep Sinha said. The children who were killed...
  • Bihar: 2 die, 20 injured on way to rally in road accidents 04-11-2012 05:13 PM

    Patna: Two persons have died and 20 others were injured in road accidents in Bihar while coming for the JD(U)'s "Adhikar rally" here on Sunday, police said. One person died in Samastipur when the minibus in which he was coming to Patna for the rally overturned near Rajdhani chowk under...