Bihar Foundation is the diaspora cell of the Govt. of Bihar. It was set up vide resolution no 4433, dated – 24th November 2006 of the Department of Industries, Govt. of Bihar. Later on, after suggestions of eminent persons in the ‘Global Meet for a Resurgent Bihar’ (19-21 January, 2007), it was decided to reshape Bihar Foundation as a non-profit Society and it got registered as a society under Department of Industry, Government of Bihar on 27th July 2007.