Patna:  The Bihar centenary celebrations have crossed the state and country’s boundaries to reach out to several countries and on April 26, a grand Bihar centenary year celebration has been organised in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia by Bihar International Society for Welfare and Solidarity.

Super 30 founder will inaugurate the function as the chief guest, Organising secretary of the society Obaidur Rahman said in a press communique on Monday.

With around 2-lakh strong Bihari population in Saudi Arabia, there was considerable excitement about the function, especially to hear Anand Kumar.

Rahman said that Anand, for the way he had helped many students from underprivileged sections make it to India’s coveted institutes, has become a role model for youth.