Darbhanga: Bihar Shatabdi Jagran Jyoti, which started from Kishanganj on the occasion of the ‘Bihar Shatabdi’ (Bihar Centenary) celebration of the state, reached Darbhanga and Madhubani on Monday.

Hundreds of people including senior citizens and local leaders erupted in spontaneous joy and burnt crackers to mark the occasion. They also chanted slogans ‘Bihar-Bharat mata ki jai, jai Bihar, garv se bolo hum Bihari hai’ (All hail Bharat Mata, proud to be a Bihari), Jagran Zindabad’.

On the occasion, local people said that the day was going to be one of the special moments in the history of Madhubani.

(JPN/Bureau)