A Brief on the city:

Patna is the capital and largest city of the state of Bihar in India.  Buddhist, Hindu, and Jain pilgrimage centres of Vaishali, Rajgir, Nalanda, Bodh Gaya, and Pawapuri are situated nearby Patna City is also a sacred city for Sikhs as the tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh, was born here.


Major Central/ State Universities in Patna comprise of Central University of South Bihar, Patna University.

Culture and Tourism:

Patna is blessed with a culture which has continuously evolved during the last 2500 years of recorded history. The population comprises of dThe food of the city reflects the tradition brought along the history and its quite distinct. The Mughlai and Central Asia food, brought along with the foreign invaders during Medieval India can also be found in the city. Rice forms the staple food, eaten in combination with lentils, vegetables, chapati and pickles. Read More

Important Contact Address ICCR:

Name Address Contacts
Regional Director/ Officer
Smt. Tavishi Behal Pandey
67-68/40. Officers flats Opposite Suchna
Bhavan Patna-800001
Tel: 0612-2204734, 2545232
Fax: 0612-2227972
s E-mail ropatna[dot]iccr[at]gov[dot]in; iccrropatna[at]gmail[dot]com,
FRRO Goa, FRRO Patna,
Superintendent of Police,
Muradpur, Patna, Bihar 800001
Off:061-22219745, 22214318
Mob: 09470001389
Email: ssp-patna-bih[at]nic[dot]in