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Following are the top stories from the Eastern Region at 2130 hours.

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Following are the top stories from the Eastern Region at 2130 hours. CAL12 WB-CBFC FILM : After demanding four words in a documentary on to be muted, the censor board seeks to beep out two words in Bengali thriller "Meghnad Badh Rahasya". CAL13 WB-PREZ MAMATA : Chief Minister says all TMC lawmakers voted for the joint opposition candidate, Meira Kumar, in the presidential to register their protest against "what is going on in the country". CAL14 BH-COALITION-TEJASWI : Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Prasad Yadav brushes aside questions on the growing demand for his resignation as media speculation, even as the says he has only two options - resign or get sacked. CAL15 WB-MAMATA-DIPLOMATIC : Chief Minister blames the Modi government's "diplomatic failure" for the "deterioration" in ties with neighbours like China, and Bangladesh, says her state "suffered" because of it. CAL16 AS-FLOOD Guwahati : Assam floods claims five more lives, even as the overall situation improves marginally with around 8 lakh people affected across 17 districts in the state. CAL17 WB-GJM LD SITUATION Darjeeling(WB) : GJM activists set fire to a traffic police outpost and a flat belonging to the electric supply board on the 33rd day of the indefinite shutdown. CES16 NL-LIEZIETSU Kohima : Nagaland Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu left embarrassed after being stopped at the entrance to the Assembly hall, where polling for the presidential was going on, by the security staff. CES17 MZ-PREZ-LD POLL Aizawl : 38 of the total 40 MLAs of Mizoram cast their votes at the Assembly secretariat to elect the next president of the country. CES18 BH-VACCINATION-PNEUMONIA : will soon launch a vaccination campaign to cut down casualty due to pneumonia, which claims almost 15 per cent of the child population below 5 years of age in the country. CES19 AS-TIGRESS Guwahati : The country's oldest tigress in captivity dies of age related ailments at the Assam state zoo. CES20 AS-FLOOD-SONOWAL Guwahati : Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal directs all Deputy Commissioners to ensure that families affected by the current wave floods is provided with relief materials, irrespective of whether they are staying in relief camps or not. CES23 JH-PREZ DAS Ranchi : Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das today claimed that the victory of NDA's presidential candidate Ramnath Kovind is "200 per cent sure" and by his victory a common man will occupy the highest post in the country. CES24 OD-LIGHTNING Berhampur(Odisha) : Two persons killed in lightning in separate places in Odisha's Ganjam district as incessant rains continued to pound it. CES26 OD-DISEASE Phulbani(Odisha) : Seven people die of some undiagnosed disease, which has affected over 80 others during the last one month at a remote Ranipanga village in Odisha's Kandhamal district.

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First Published: Mon, July 17 2017. 22:02 IST