HIGHLIGHTS EASTERN REGION 9PM

Kolkata, Nov 18 (PTI) Following are PTI's top storiesfrom the eastern region at 9 pm.

CAL9 JH-POLL-BJP-AJSU BJP blames AJSU party for failing to reach seatadjustments Jamshedpur: The BJP on Monday held its NDA ally AJSUparty responsible for not being able to reach a seat-sharingarrangement between the two parties for the Jharkhand assemblypolls.

CAL10 WB-GUV-MAMATA Expect Mamata to brief me about losses due to'Bulbul': Guv Siliguri (WB): Expressing anguish over West BengalChief Minister Mamata Banerjee not informing him about thelosses incurred by the state due to cyclone 'Bulbul', GovernorJagdeep Dhankhar on Monday said he expects the CM to brief himon it within a few days.

CAL17 CAB-PROTESTS NE Protests against CAB in NE states Guwahati/Shillong/Aizawl/Itanagar: Protests were heldin the north eastern states on Monday opposing the proposedCitizenship (Amendment) Bill and effigies of Prime MinisterNarendra Modi were burnt in Assam.

CAL18 JH-POLL-DAS Das oozes confidence of winning Jamshedpur East seatcomfortably Jamshedpur: Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das onMonday expressed confidence that he would notch up a historicwin from Jamshedpur (East) seat following his five years ofdevelopmental works in the state.

CAL19 WB-LD MAMATA CAB Mamata opposes CAB, calls it a trap to excludeBengalis and Hindus Coochbehar(WB): West Bengal Chief Minister MamataBanerjee Monday hit out at the BJP-ruled government at theCentre for trying to introduce the Citizenship Amendment Bill(CAB) in the ongoing winter session of Parliament calling it a'trap to exclude Bengalis and Hindus' and expressed her stiffopposition to it.

CES6 WB-PROTEST-CONG Youth Cong protests against desecration of B C Roy'sbust Kolkata: Youth Congress activists on Monday staged aprotest outside Raj Bhavan against the desecration of a bustof party veteran and former West Bengal chief minister BidhanChandra Roy in East Burdwan district.

CES7 AR-CAB-CABINET CAB: Arunachal to have a 'final' meeting with allstakeholders Itanagar: The Arunachal Pradesh Cabinet on Mondaydecided to have a final discussion with all the stakeholderson the controversial Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) beforesending the state government's recommendation to the Centre,an official statement said here.

CES8 BH-VIGILANCE-ENGINEER Bihar govt engineer caught accepting Rs 16 lakh bribe Patna: Vigilance sleuths caught an executive engineerof the Road Construction Department red-handed while acceptinga bribe of Rs 16 lakh on Monday. PTINN NN