Bihar is among the most backward states in India (friends from Bihar please excuse). But this state produces the highest number of IAS officers now. Defies logic. But what could be the secret?
In fact Bihar was 3ed best administered state in whole of India at the time of independence. Before independence some of the Elite universities of india were Patna , Allahbad ,BHU, Agra and Vikram ( Ujjain) , After independence Congress was too sure of Vicotory of 85 seats in UP and 80 in Bihar and never payed attention to development here. The universities became den of political activity and nepotism.
All the anti-congress movements led by Jai Prakash Narayan and Lohiya started from Bihar and UP and most corrupt and castistic gundas of those time became leaders of this movement and call them self Lohiyaites today, These so called leaders like Mulayam , Lalu , Sharad Yadav , Paswan distroyed these two states systamatically in decades to come. These 4 lost decades from 60s to 2000 created Bihar a wretched stated.
Now look at west bengal it was developed till a decade later but today all Bengalis migrate ...more