#Jharkhand

5 days ago.Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Ishan Kishan was one of the star players for Mumbai Indians' Indian Premier League-winning side in 2020. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@mipaltan)

  • Ishan Kishan struck 11 sixes and 19 boundaries in his blistering innings
  • He brought up his fourth List A ton in 74 deliveries and took just 12 more deliveries to get to 150
  • This is Kishan's highest-ever List A score

16 Feburary.Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Former Governor of Bihar and Jharkhand M Rama Jois died in Bengaluru. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@drashwathcn)

  • A former Rajya Sabha MP, the 88-year-old legal luminary was suffering from age related ailments
  • He was associated with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh from the beginning
  • Jois also served as the Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court

3 Feburary.Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
If it is found that the health worker died due to the vaccine, this will be the first such case in Jharkhand, said Dr Prasad, nodal officer for the COVID-19 vaccination programme (Photo credit: PTI Photo)

  • The health worker was administered Covishield vaccine on February 1
  • 52-year-old Mannu Pahan did not have comorbidities
  • The cause of his death is being investigated

10 December 2020.Dumka, Jharkhand, India
The woman was allegedly raped and her husband held hostage by 17 men. (Representative image/Envato)

  • According to reports, the woman was raped and her husband held hostage by 17 men
  • The incident occurred when the couple was returning from the market
  • The NCW has asked the state police to complete their probe within two months

28 November 2020.New Delhi, Delhi, India
CBI on Saturday is conducting raids at premises across four states. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • CBI on Saturday started massive raids at 45 locations in four states
  • Searches are spread across West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh
  • On Friday, a case was registered against Anup Manjhi, an alleged coal pilferer

27 November 2020
RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has been convicted in four fodder scam cases. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Lalu Prasad Yadav's bail plea was deferred in the fodder scam case related to fraudulent withdrawal from Dumka Treasury
  • He was sentenced to 14-years imprisonment in 2018 by a CBI special judge
  • "We've been instructed to bring records related to Lalu Prasad Ji's half-sentence from the lower court," his lawyer said

15 November 2020.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaking after virtually unveiling the statue of Swami Vivekananda at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, November 12. (PTI Photo)

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to tribal leader Birsa Munda 
  • Born in 1875 in present-day Jharkhand, Munda had challenged the British rule
  • The state of Jharkhand officially came into being on Munda's birth anniversary in 2000

11 November 2020
BJP dominated almost every state it contested bypolls from, winning in all 39 seats. (Photo Credit: ScreenGrab-Twitter/

  • BJP won all eight Assembly seats of Gujarat where bypolls were held
  • In Uttar Pradesh, BJP won six out of the seven seats 
  • It won 18 seats out of 28 in fray at MP, leading at one till late night

10 November 2020.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Women show their fingers marked with indelible ink after casting vote during the Madhya Pradesh Assembly bypolls. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Voting in 54 seats was held on Nov 3; for two seats in Manipur and one LS seat in Bihar on Nov 7
  • A good voter turnout was recorded despite the coronavirus pandemic
  • In MP, 28 seats went to bypolls and saw a voter turnout of 66.37%

2 November 2020
54 Assembly seats in 10 states will vote on Tuesday to choose their MLAs. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Bypolls will be held for Madhya Pradesh's 28 Assembly seats
  • In Gujarat, bypolls will be held for eight seats
  • Votes will be counted on November 10