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New chief minister attracts food retail chains to Bihar, E India

With a vastly improved law and order system in place in India’s eastern state of Bihar after Nitish Kumar’s return to power as the state’s chief minister, food retail chains are queuing up to enter capital city Patna to whet the urban Bihari’s appetite.

While Domino’s Pizza, the first food retailer to enter Patna five months ago is planning to add two more stores, McDonald’s, Pizza Hut, Barista, Cafe Coffee Day and Subway are finalising plans to open stores in the city.