The News Scroll 05 October 2019  Last Updated at 5:05 pm | Source: PTI

HIGHLIGHTS-EASTERN REGION 5 PM

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Kolkata, Oct 5 (PTI) Following are PTI''s top stories from the eastern region at 5 pm.

CAL2 BH-BOAT-CAPSIZE

Mahananda boat capsize death toll rises to 8, over 20 missing

Katihar/Malda: The death toll in the boat capsize in Mahananda river bordering West Bengal and Bihar rose to eight on Saturday after four more bodies were recovered by rescue teams, a police officer said.

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NDA govt doubled fund allocation for projects in Mizoram: Shah

Aizawl: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said the BJP-led government at the Centre has doubled the allocation of funds for developmental projects in Mizoram than what the UPA government had done.

CES1 WB-PUJA-INCLUSIVE

Ramps for differently abled visitors in city pandals

Kolkata: Accessibility to Durga puja pandals will no longer be a problem for the differently abled as a number of organisers in the city have set up ramps to facilitate their movement.

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Four killed, three injured as pick up van ploughs into them

Dumka: Four persons, including two women, were killed and three others injured when a pickup van ploughed into them on Saturday while they were waiting for a bus in Jharkhand''s Dumka district, police said.

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BSF-BGB IG level talks for better border management

Kolkata: The four-day-long IG level talks between Border Security Force and its Bangladesh counterpart BGB is being held in the city with better border management, coordination and cattle smuggling topping the discussion chart. PTI ACD ACD


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