Known as the “Karmabhumi” of Gautama Buddha and Mahavira, the state is a major source of India's labour force.
12.01% growth in GSDP recorded over 2011-12 and 2020-21.
US$74bn GSDP recorded during fiscal year 2018-19.
3 GW of renewable energy capacity targeted by the state.
74% of state's population is engaged in the agricultural sector.
3rd most populated state in India - 9% of India's population.
50 industrial areas, mega industrial parks operational in Bihar.
US$16.28mn FDI inflow between Oct 2019-Jun 2020
largest producer of vegetables in India, a leading agriculture state.
highest cotton production in the state supporting the textile sector.
Religious tourism and related investments have promoted Bihar globally.
worth land bank set up to aid agricultural and industrial development.
production averages at 790,000 tonnes per day - one of India's highest.
of Bihar population is in working age group of 15-59 years.
Alstom's first electric locomotive manufacturing facility in India is in Bihar
GE runs a diesel locomotive manufacturing operation in the state
Majhaulia Sugar Industries operates a manufacturing plant in the state
IBM runs a Software Centre of Excellence (academic initiative) in Bihar
Britannia Industries manufactures biscuits, butter and cheese in Bihar
L&T will set up an US$985.92million ultra-supercritical power plant in Buxar district, Bihar
being set up over 70 acres of land at Khagaria by Pristine Logistics and Infraprojects
network being set up by GAIL and Indian Oil to ensure availability of gas for industrial usage
proposed in Patna/Gaya for export-oriented industrial units and agriculture goods
at Aurangabad, Buxar, Bhagalpur, Lakhisarai, Banka and West Champaran to raise capacity by 8,600 MW
has identified Muzaffarpur, Bhagalpur, Patna, and Biharsharif in Bihar for development
US$977.89 million worth 16 National Highways projects will come up in Chhapra and Madhepura
to ease public transport in Patna and other adjoining areas, under construction at an estimated cost of US$1.88 billion
with the aim of covering six lakh villages in remote regions has been launched.
has been approved by the Cabinet in order to improve the quality of local Healthcare, Pharmaceutical and healthcare research.
worth US$ 73 mn including water supply at the Municipal Corporation of Siwan and Chapra have been announced by Prime Minister Modi.
including two LPG Bottling Plants, Paradip-Haldia-Durgapur Pipeline, and the Durgapur-Banka project have been announced by Prime Minister Modi.
India has a well-oiled enterprise promoting machinery that is backed by strong legislative, judiciary, executive, and capital establishments