Bihar to have university devoted to fine arts; proposal likely in budget

Bihar could be on its way tohave a university devoted exclusively to study on fine arts,including music, with the government giving in-principleapproval for the Rs 300 crore project.

According to noted musician Neetu Kumari Nutan, thiswas revealed at a meeting, chaired by Deputy Chief MinisterTarkishor Prasad, in the state capital last week whereindistinguished persons from various walks of life were invitedto offer their suggestions for the state budget.

“I was delighted when Art, Culture and Youthdepartment principal secretary Ravi B Parmar said the upcomingstate budget will contain a proposal for the KalaVishwavidyala,” Nutan, a Sangeet Natak Akademi member who wasone of the attendees of the meeting, told


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