Chandrakant Singh grew up studying by the light of a kerosene lamp in a nondescript village, Chamanpura, in Bihar’s Gopalganj district in the ’80s. By 2004, engineer Chandrakant was posted to Germany on a two-year assignment by his then employer Bosch India. Stuttgart in Germany, where Singh was based, afforded him all creature comforts. Yet, old memories kept coming back to him Of Chamanpura.
Bihar Day was celebrated on March 22 by Bangalore chapter of Bihar Foundation at Hockey Stadium, Bangalore. Honorable Member of Parliament and former union minister Sri Syed Shahnawaz Hussain was the chief guest on this occasion.
Bihar Foundation, a state government initiative set up in January 2008 to get people settled outside the state to invest in Bihar, has 1.5 lakh members across 11 chapters in India, US, UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, South Korea and Australia.
PATNA: In a remote corner of the state, at Chamanpura village of Gopalganj district, a story is unfolding of unique enterprise and innovative methods in school education.
We have received proposals worth Rs 1,33,000 crore from a number of industries, which we hope will take shape in the next one year.
Speaking after the inauguration of the Bangalore Chapter of the Bihar Foundation, he said Bihar had seen a 11 per cent CAGR in five years.
Carrying forward its new message of bonding, branding and business, the Bihar Foundation is set to open its Bangalore chapter on Sunday.
I am very much aware of the initiatives and good work of Bihar foundation and I feel proud of it.