Following are the top stories from the western region at 2130 HRS:
BOM2 MH-ILLEGAL VOIP EXCHANGES BUSTED
Mumbai: Police bust illegal telephone exchanges routing calls via computer network, allegedly used by Pakistani intelligence, in Maharashtra's Latur.
Panaji: Goa minister Vijai Sardesai calls Sadhvi Saraswati, who stoked a row with her remark on beef consumption, a "tourist" unaware of Goan ethos.
BOM 9 GJ-SARDAR SAROVAR DAM GATE SHUT
Gandhinagar: Gujarat government gets permission from the Centre to close the gates of Sardar Sarovar dam on Narmada river
BOM 13 POL-LD SHAH CRICKET
Mumbai: BJP president Amit Shah rules out resumption of bilateral cricket ties between India and Pakistan anytime soon.
BOM 15 GA-SENA BEEFBAN
Panaji: Shiv Sena says the Centre should take states into confidence before arriving at a stand on beef ban issue.
LGB1 MH-COURT PANSARE BAIL
Kolhapur: Court grants bail to Sameer Gaikwad, accused in the murder of communist leader Govind Pansare.
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