1974 smallpox epidemic in India
The 1974 smallpox epidemic of India was one of the worst smallpox epidemics of 20th century.At least 15,000 people died of smallpox between January to May 1974, mainly in the Indian states of Bihar, O...
Bihar famine of 1873–74
The Bihar famine of 1873–1874 (also the Bengal famine of 1873–1874) was a famine in British India that followed a drought in the province of Bihar, the neighboring provinces of Bengal, the North-Weste...
Bihar famine of 1873–74 - Wikipedia
Floods in Bihar
Bihar is India's most flood-prone State, with 76% of the population in the north Bihar living under the recurring threat of flood devastation. According to some historical data, 16.5% of the total flo...
Floods in Bihar - Wikipedia
1934 Bihar earthquake
The 1934 Nepal-Bihar earthquake or 1934 Bihar-Nepal earthquake was one of the worst earthquakes in the history of Nepal and India. Munger,Kathmandu and Muzaffarpur were completely destroyed. This 8.0...
1934 Bihar earthquake - Wikipedia
1988 Nepal earthquake
1988 Nepal earthquake occurred in Nepal near the Indian border and affected much of northern Bihar. The magnitude 6.8 earthquake shook the region on August 21, killing about 1,467 persons (282 in Indi...
Bihar train disaster
In the Bihar train disaster on June 6, 1981, a passenger train carrying 800 or more passengers between Mansi and Saharsa, India derailed and plunged into the river Bagmati while it was crossing a brid...