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- Bihar Diwas is celebrated on March 22 every year.
- The day is celebrated because on March 22, 1912 Bihar state was formed and separated from Bengal as an independent state.
- The Bihar Diwas is celebrated from 2005 in Bihar by the initiative of the Chief Minister Shri Nitish Kumar.
- March 22 of every year is declared a public holiday.
- This year the main function will be held in Gandhi Maidan and the cultural programmes will be held in both Gandhi Maidan and Shri Krishna Memorial Hall of Patna.
- The day will also be celebrated around the globe wherever there is a presence of Bihar Foundation.
- In 2012, Bihar State Song was released as ‘ Mere Bharat Ke Kanthahar, Tujhko Shat Shat Vandan Bihar’. The song was created by Poet Satyanarayan. The Bihar Diwas will be started with this opening song.
- On this Bihar Diwas i.e. March 22, 2022 Bihar has become 110 years old.
- On the eve of Bihar Diwas, this year 500 drones will be performing a light show from 120 metres up in the sky.