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First in Bihar: Personalities, Events, Structure and State Symbols
First Governor during British India
James David Sifton
First Muslim Governor
First Chief Minister
Dr Krishna Singh
First Female Chief Minister
First Harijan Chief Minister
Bhola Paswan Shastri
First Muslim Chief Minister
First Education Minister
Sir Ganesh Dutt
First Speaker of Legislative Assembly
First Open University
Nalanda Open University
First Non-Congress Chief Minister
Mahamaya Prasad Sinha
First Democratic election of Bihar
held in March 1937.
Mohammad Yunus formed the Govt and became first Premier (April- July 1937) of Bihar province.
First Chief Justice of Patna High Court before Independence
Sir Justice Edward Maynard Des Champs Chamier
First Indian Chief Justice of Patna High Court after independence
Pandit Lakshmi Kant Jha
First Female Chief Justice of Patna High Court after Independence
Justice Rekha Doshit
First Gyanpeeth Award Winner
Ramdhari Singh Dinkar
First Hindi Newspaper
First English Newspaper
First Bhojpuri Film
Hey Ganga Maiya Tohe Piyari Chadhayibo (1963)
First Maithili Film
First Hindi Film
Kal Hamara Hai
First Magadhi film
First Doordarshan Centre
First International Cricket Stadium in Bihar
Moin-ul-Haq Stadium (Previously Known as Rajendra Nagar Stadium)
First Tiger Reserve
Valmiki National Park, a tiger reserve and Wildlife Sanctuary (Located in Champaran District)
The First Republic of the World
First ancient University of Bihar
The First University of Bihar during British Raj
First European to enter in Bihar
State Tree: Peepal
Peepal is the state tree of Bihar. The scientific name of the Peepal tree is Ficus religiosa or sacred. It is found in the sub-continent of India. The peepal tree is considered sacred by the followers of Hinduism, Jainism and Buddhism. Gautam Buddha attained enlightenment (bodhi) while meditating underneath a Ficus religiosa. The site is in present-day Bodh Gaya in Bihar, India.
State Flower: Marigold
Marigold the state flower of Bihar. The scientific name of Marigold is Tagetes erecta, Blooms naturally occur in golden, orange, yellow. Marigold is an extensively used flower in the state.
State Bird: Home Sparrow
Home Sparrow is the state bird of Bihar. The scientific name of House Sparrow is Passer domestics. Generally, sparrows are small, plump, brown-grey birds with short tails. Many species nest on buildings, trees and the house. Sparrows are among the most familiar of all wild birds. They are primarily seed-eaters, though they also consume small insects.
State Animal: OX
The State Animal of Bihar is Ox also known as a bullock. Mainly, used for ploughing, for transport (pulling carts, hauling wagons and even riding), for threshing grain carts, hauling wagons and even riding), for threshing grain by trampling and for powering machines that grind grain or supply irrigation among other purposes.
State Fish: Mangur