A brief history of Bihar bridge collapses

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Bihar saw 12 bridge collapses in just 17 days, the latest incident occurring in the Saran district on July 4. While the government cites de-siltation drives conducted in the rivers across the state and heavy rain as a possible contributing factor to the series of bridge failures in the state, the issue has been the strongest armour for the opposition parties to launch no-holds-barred attacks on the Nitish Kumar government alleging corruption and lack of action. Bihar is no stranger to bridge collapse incidents. The apathy continues to haunt the state government and the concerned authorities reflecting persistent challenges in infrastructure development and maintenance. brief history of bridge collapses in Bihar, Bhagalpur bridge collapse – About 14 months ago, Sattarghat bridge collapse – In July 2020, Saharsa bridge collapse – Three labourers were injured after a section of the bridge collapsed in Bihar’s Saharsa district in June 2022, British-era bridge collapse – A 136-year-old road bridge collapsed in the state capital Patna due to excessive rain, Nalanda bridge collapse – On November 18, 2022, Darbhanga bridge collapse – An iron bridge collapsed due to an overloaded truck in Bihar’s Darbhanga district on January 16, 2024, Purnia bridge collapse – An under-construction bridge in Bihar’s Purnia district collapsed four hours after concretisation on May 16, 2024. Bihar govt suspends 16 engineers.
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Uttarakhand: Seri village sinking
Uttarakhand: Seri village sinking

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Ashish Walter
Seri Village located 40 kilometers from Bageshwar district known for its stunning view of the Himalayas is facing an uncertain future due to land submergence. The Uttarakhand district disaster management office claims to have relocated eight affected families from Seri village.
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At Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant's wedding
At Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant's wedding, John Cena does a bhangra dance and adopts the "you can't see me" pose

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Ajay Singh
WWE champion John Cena sparked excitement by wearing a bandhgala suit and performing bhangra at the Anant Ambani-Radhika Merchant wedding, incorporating the signature 'you can't see me' pose into his dance routine.
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Winning and Losing Happen in Life, says Rahul Gandhi on people being nasty on Smriti Irani
Winning and Losing Happen in Life, says Rahul Gandhi on people being nasty on Smriti Irani

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Nazar Abbas
On Friday, LOP Rahul Gandhi requested people not to use foul language towards Smriti Irani who lost Amethi Lok Sabha Election 2024, who vacated her official bungalow recently.
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In Monsoons. nine hill stations in India to avoid as they are prone to landslides
In Monsoons. nine hill stations in India to avoid as they are prone to landslides

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Nazar Abbas
In India there are many hill stations which are popular because of their scenic beauty. Some of these hill stations are prone to landslides and must be avoided in monsoons for safety 
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UP CM Yogi Adityanath asks private schools to give admission to less- privileged kids
UP CM Yogi Adityanath asks private schools to give admission to less- privileged kids

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Nazar Abbas
UP CM Yogi Adityanath wants private schools to admit children from less privileged communities who are living below poverty line meeting the required eligibility in the admission process. 
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President appoints Professor Mohammad Shakeel as VC of Jamia Millia Islamia University
President appoints Professor Mohammad Shakeel as VC of Jamia Millia Islamia University

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Nazar Abbas
As per the JMI Act, 1988 President of India in capacity as Visitor of Jamia Millia Islamia has appointed Prof. Mohammad Shakeel as VC of the university.
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