Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar assured that new industrial and IT policy for Bihar will come up by next month. A meeting between Chief Minister and other high officials of the state was held on conferring industrial status to the Information Technology in Bihar.

The Chief Minister made this announcement while addressing the media persons here on Monday.

The state is still following the industrial policy 2006, which has been now extended till March 31, 2011. 

When asked about the CAG report on AC- DC bill, Nitish refused to give any comment. He said that the officials have been instructed to look into the matter immediately.

JPN/Bureau