Kumar Rajiv Nayan
Ara: Elaborate arrangements have been made for the 45th foundation day function of Bhojpur district on November 10 at Veer Kuer Singh Stadium on Ramana Maidan here. Bhojpur district administration has organized the function.
District Magistrate, Bhojpur, Birendra Prasad Yadav said that Shahabad district was established in 1786 with its headquarters at Ara but Shahabad was divided into Rohtas and Bhojpur on November 10, 1972, and further Buxar was cut off from Bhojpur and was made separate district in 1992 but Bhojpur and its district headquarters remained the same.
The DM said district administration is sprucing up the campus for the foundation day and added that at least 40 stalls of agriculture, Sudha Dairy, district administration, banks, DRDA, health department, social security, Mahila Helpline, Education department, Red Cross, PHED and others would be installed highlighting the government sponsored welfare schemes and policies. Besides, cultural programmes, archery, sports, wrestling, kabaddi, kho-kho, musical chair, Wu-Su, quiz, painting competitions and horse show by the MMP will mark the occasion. He said the Labour Resource minister and Bhojpur district incharge minister Vijay Prakash will inaugurate the function. All the MLAs, MP, MLCs and senior officials of Bhojpur district will be present on the occasion, he said.