Following are the top PTI stories from the eastern region at 5 pm. CAL 4 IDAY-ASSAM Re-verification plea in SC to ensure error-free NRC: Sonowal Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday defended his government's decision to appeal to the Supreme Court for sample re-verification of the draft National Register of Citizens (NRC), saying it was done to ensure an error-free document.
CAL 6 WB-SOUMITRA-CONDITION Soumitra Chatterjee stable but has breathing problem : family Kolkata: Legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee is in stable condition at the hospital but has cough and breathing problems, his family said on Thursday. CES 8 WB-MUSEUM Indian Museum gets additional space in heritage buildings to display unseen objects Kolkata: The Indian Museum has been allotted 22,000 square feet of additional area in two heritage buildings for displaying a huge number of artefacts which cannot be put on show due to space crunch earlier, a senior official said on Thursday.
CES 9 IDAY-MEGHALAYA SC verdict on coal mining people's victory: Meghalaya CM Shillong: Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Thursday hailed as "people's victory" the Supreme Court directive to lift the NGT ban on coal mining and said the verdict has upheld the rights of indigenous people on land and mineral deposits. CES 10 OD-CHIEF SECRETARY Asit Kumar Tripathy appointed Odisha Chief Secretary Bhubaneswar: Asit Kumar Tripathy will be the new chief secretary of Odisha, an official said on Thursday..
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