The News Scroll 25 August 2019  Last Updated at 2:35 pm | Source: PTI

HIGHLIGHTS-EASTERN REGION 2.30 PM

HIGHLIGHTS-EASTERN REGION 2.30 PM
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Kolkata, Aug 25 (PTI) Following are PTI''s stories from the eastern region at 2.30 pm.

CAL 1 AS-NRC-FORGERY

Hindus trump Muslims in forging documents to find way into NRC

Guwahati: With the hugely contentious NRC exposing communal faultlines in Assam, it has emerged that more Hindus than Muslims forged documents to find their way into the National Register of Citizens, sources with close knowledge of the exercise said on Sunday.

CAL 2 WB-BJP-MEMBERSHIP

Campaign against TMC misrule, promise of NRC paid off: Bengal BJP on membership drive

Kolkata: Campaign against illegal infiltration, alleged misrule of the ruling TMC and the promise of NRC implementation in West Bengal have helped the BJP reach the staggering figure of 77 lakh plus in its recent membership drive in the state, party sources here said.

CES 1 OD-PURI-GAJAPATI

Gajapati appeals to devotees of Lord Jagannath to cooperate with govt''s development plan

Bhubaneswar: Gajapati Maharaja Dibyasingha Deb has appealed to all devotees of Lord Jagannath to cooperate with the Odisha government''s initiative to develop the 12th century shrine and also Puri town.

CES 3 MN-DRUGS-SEIZURE

Banned party drugs worth Rs 400 crore seized in Manipur

Imphal: In one of the largest drug seizures in Manipur, the police have seized banned party drugs worth Rs 400 crore in the international market from Thoubal district, a senior police officer said on Sunday. PTI RG RG


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