Following are the top stories from the western region at 2115 HRS:
BOM 5 MP-FARMERS-LD CHOUHAN
Mandsaur: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan visits Mandsaur, where five farmers were killed during last week's agitation, and hands over cheques of Rs 1 crore to the families of the deceased.
BOM 11 MH-DUTT-HOME DEPT
Mumbai: No "special remission" was given to actor Sanjay Dutt in the 1993 serial blasts case, says a Home department official.
BOM 20 GJ-FARMERS-THAKOR
Ahmedabad: Demanding complete loan waiver for farmers in Gujarat, OBC leader Alpesh Thakor threatens to sit on an indefinite hunger strike.
BCM 15 BIZ-ADANIPORTS
Mumbai: Global ratings agency Standard and Poor's (S&P) revises upward the outlook on Adani Ports to 'stable' from 'negative'.