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Kolkata, Dec 3 (PTI) Following are PTI's top stories from the eastern region at 5 pm.

CAL 21 WB-MAMATA NRC Pan India NRC is a political rhetoric of BJP, can never be a reality : Mamata Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday hit out out at BJP over its NRC rhetoric and said pan India citizens' register can never be a reality as all living in the country are its legal citizens.

CAL 22 BH-RAPE MURDER Girl raped, shot dead & burnt in Bihar's Buxar Buxar: In a gruesome incident akin to the Hyderabad veterinary doctor killing, a girl was shot dead and burnt after being allegedly raped in Kukudha village of Bihar's Buxar district on Monday night, police said on Tuesday.

CAL 23 WB-ASSEMBLY-AADHAAR CPI(M), TMC hit out at Centre over Aadhaar-linking, say it's leading to rise in bank frauds Kolkata: Both the opposition CPI(M) and the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) in West Bengal slammed the Centre over its decision to link Aadhaar card with other documents, saying it is leading to rise in bank fraud cases.

CAL 24 WB-ASSEMBLY GOVERNOR WB assembly adjourned for two days as bills slated to be placed yet to get governor's nod Kolkata: In an unprecedented development, West Bengal Speaker Biman Banerjee Tuesday adjourned the House for two days as bills slated to be placed in the assembly are yet to get the nod of Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar.

CES 6 WB-ASSEMBLY-PANDE Bengal govt taking steps to recover money from Cox&Kings, says minister Kolkata: The West Bengal government is taking steps to recover money from tours and travel services firm Cox & Kings, which has shut its operations after collecting money from people for travel during Durga Puja, minister Sadhan Pande said on Tuesday.

CES 8 WB-ASSEMBLY-LAW MINISTER Speaker pulls up minister for failing to give reply in House Kolkata: State Law Minister Moloy Ghatak was pulled up by Speaker Biman Banerjee on Tuesday for failing to specify the number of law colleges in the state.

CES 9 DEF-NAVY-AIRCRAFT-MUSEUM Navy may offer Sea Harrier fighter jet for aircraft museum in Kolkata Kolkata: The Indian Navy is considering to offer a decommissioned Sea Harrier fighter plane to the city after having gifted a Tupolov-142 for setting up an aircraft museum at New Town here, a senior official said on Tuesday. PTI RG RG