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State of Forest Report 2019 – Bihar

Bihar, a State in the eastern part of the country is the 13th largest in terms of geographical area and 3rd largest by population. The State has a geographical area of 94,163 sq km which is 2.86% of the total geographical area of the country. The State lies between 24°16′ N to 27°45′ N latitude and 83°16′ E to 88°30′

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Swami Sahajanand Saraswati

Join Our Quality Test-Series and Secure Your Place Recognized as one of the principle and significant leaders of peasantry in Bihar, Swami Sahajanand Saraswati was a brilliant intellectual and a striking master of debate. Gifted with numerous qualities of mass leadership, Sahajanand grew as a social reformer and politician and won a circle of several admirers. However, to his ill-fate,

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Bihar Current Affairs (Feb 2020)

Join Our Quality Test-Series and Secure Your Place in Prelims Bihar’s agritech project shines at ‘National e-Governance Awards’For the development and deployment of a sustainable ICT based agricultural extension model that accelerated agricultural information and technology delivery across Bihar, the Bhagalpur based Bihar Agricultural University (BAU), Sabour has been awarded ‘National e-Governance Awards 2020’ by the central government.The award was

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Bihar Current Affairs (Jan 2020)

Join Our Quality Test-Series and Secure Your Place in Prelims 1. Two day Angika Festival was held in Bhagalpur in January 2020. 2. Bihar selected for Krishi Karman Award for the fifth time.The state will receive this award for its performance in wheat production in the year 2017-18.The state government will get the Krishi Karman Award for the second time

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Population Growth in India

Of late, politicians have been vocal in pushing the population control debate. It has erupted in a paroxysm of deep fear of demographic disaster and complete exhaustion of natural resources due to over consumption. At this age of the sixt mass extinction and the Anthropocene, India is talking about its population, policy and the environmental fallout in the same breath.

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Bihar Economic Survey 2019-20 Summary

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Chapter-1: BIHAR ECONOMY : AN OVERVIEW According to the new series of data on Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP), the growth rate of Bihar’s economy in 2018-19 was 10.53 percent (at constant prices) and 15.01 percent (at current prices), which is higher than the growth rate for the Indian economy. The GSDP of Bihar at current prices was

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Bihar Starts Geo-mapping of Water Bodies

The Bihar government has begun the exercise of geo-mapping water bodies across the state — known locally as ‘jalkaro’. The water bodies that disappeared after widespread encroachment and the ones recorded as missing in official records will be included as well. Geo-mapping will help trace and identify all water bodies to ensure proper usage, including harvesting water and conserving it.

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Bihar Economic Survey (Ch-8)

Join Our Quality Test-Series and Secure Your Place in Prelims 👉🏻Hindi Translation tool at the bottom of the page. 👉🏻Also Read|Bihar Economic Survey (Ch-7) CHAPTER – VIII RURAL DEVELOPMENT Rural development is one of the key components of an overall inclusive development, and it is more so in the context of Bihar where nearly nine-tenths of the people live in

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