Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today announced to sanction 15 days leave to the government officers and employees attending Vipassana at Buddha Smriti Park in the state capital.

Addressing the centenary  celebrations of Bihar assembly building Mr Kumar said here today that he wish all the government officers and employees to visit the Vipassana centre and enjoy its experiences.

Highlighting the importance of Vipassana, the Chief Minister announced to grant 15 days leave to such officials opting to attend 10 days Vipassana course .

He said that the meditation centre at the park was extended and expanded and the Vipassana Centre was being Run regularly there since July 3 2018.

As of now more than 1200 people have taken the advantage of Vipassana course at the centre .