The News Scroll 22 September 2019  Last Updated at 5:04 pm | Source: PTI

HIGHLIGHTS-EASTERN REGION 5 PM

HIGHLIGHTS-EASTERN REGION 5 PM
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Kolkata, Sep 22 (PTI) Following are PTI''s top stories from the eastern region at 5 pm.

CAL 1 OD-JUMBO VIRUS

Virus attack kills four elephants at Nandankanan Zoo

Bhubaneswar: Four elephants have died at the Nandanakanan Zoo here after being infected by a virus, prompting the Odisha government to seek assistance from experts of Assam and Kerala.

CAL 2 WB-NRC-BATTLEGROUND

Exclusion of Hindu Bengalis from Assam NRC changing political narrative in Bengal

Kolkata: The spectre of NRC implementation is fast turning Bengal into a political battleground, with the TMC appearing to have an advantage over the BJP after the omission of a large number of Hindu Bengalis from the register in saffron party-ruled Assam.

CAL 9 BH-RAJNATH

Pak at risk of getting dismantled for rights breach: Rajnath

Patna: Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday warned Pakistan against "repeating mistakes of 1965 and 1971" even as he asserted that the neighbouring country ran the risk of getting "dismantled" on account of flagrant violation of human rights on its soil.

CES 1 AS-JUSTICE

Justice should neither be instant nor unduly delayed: Justice S A Bobde

Guwahati: There should not be undue haste or delay in the justice delivery mechanism, Justice S A Bobde of the Supreme Court has said.

CES 2 AS-BANGKOK-FLIGHT

Nok Air launches Guwahati-Bangkok flight service

Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday flagged off Nok Air''s Guwahati-Bangkok flight here and hoped that the introduction of the service will help in strengthening bilateral relations between Assam and Thailand.

LGC 1 JH-COURT-RAPE

Giridih court awards death sentence to man for raping, killing girl

Giridih: A special POCSO court in Giridih has awarded death sentence to a man for raping and killing a four-year-old girl while sentencing his father for life in the case. PTI RG RG


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