Tuesday, 23 January, 2018

Villagers attack Bihar CM's convoy, securitymen injured

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
Sammy Stanley | 14 January, 2018, 17:36

In a fit of rage, the villagers chased the cavalcade and hurled bricks and stones at it, damaging many vehicles.

In a shocker, the convoy of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was attacked by stone pelters during a "samiksha yatra" in Nandar village here on Friday. Although the chief minister escaped unhurt, some of his security men sustained serious injuries.

Kumar laid the foundation stone for schemes worth Rs 168 crore in Buxar's Nandan along with another Rs 228 crore invested in over 60 schemes in Kamur district's Ahinaura village on Friday.

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Kumar had also witnessed anti-government slogans by some contractual workers in an earlier rally.

The CM told security personnel deployed at the venue of the public meeting "do not worry about any protests. They try to mislead the people and provoke such incidents but we are not going to be deterred by such minor incidents and will continue to march ahead on the path of development and progress", the Chief Minister said. Some people get disturbed over my commitment to progress of the State. Kumar was on a "samiksha yatra" when his vehicle was pelted with stones.

"I am not the one who runs the government sitting in the state capital". "Dissent lends beauty to democracy", the JDU chief had said in Saharsa.

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