Kolkata, Apr 27 (PTI) Following are the top stories of the Eastern Region at 5 pm.

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CAL 4 AS-LD NIGHT CURFEW Night curfew in Assam till May 1 amid rise in COVID-19 cases Guwahati: The Assam government on Tuesday imposed night curfew across the state -- from 8 pm to 5 am - with immediate effect, as part of its efforts to control the surge in COVID-19 cases.

CAL 1 OD-VIRUS-CASES Odisha logs 6,073 new COVID-19 cases, 10 more fatalities Bhubaneswar: Odisha's COVID-19 caseload on Tuesday surged to 4,20,129 after 6,073 more people tested positive for the infection, while 10 fresh fatalities pushed the toll to 2,007, a health department official said.

CES 1 AN-VIRUS-CASES 51 new cases push COVID-19 tally of Andamans to 5,716 Port Blair: At least 51 more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, taking the tally in the Union Territory to 5,716, a health department official said Tuesday.

CES 2 AR-VIRUS-CASES Arunachal's COVID-19 tally rises to 17,775 with 168 fresh cases Itanagar: The COVID-19 tally in Arunachal Pradesh rose to 17,775, as 168 more people, including 13 security personnel, tested positive for the disease, a health department official said on Tuesday.

CES 3 MZ-VIRUS-CASES Mizoram reports 103 fresh COVID-19 cases, tally at 5,513 Aizawl: At least 103 more people, including 19 children, tested positive for COVID-19 in Mizoram on Tuesday, pushing the tally in the state to 5,513, an official said. PTI RG RG