Kolkata, Feb 11 (PTI) Following are the top stories of the Eastern Region at 5 pm.

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CAL 17 WB-LD SHAH-MAMATA Bengal polls to be fought between Modi's 'Vikas' and Mamata's 'Vinash' models: Shah Coochbehar: Branding West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee a 'failed administrator', Union Home Minister Amit Shah Thursday said the upcoming assembly elections in the state will be a contest between Narendra Modi's 'development model' and her 'destruction model'.

CAL 16 AS-SHAH-LD ROY Shah meets Koch-Rajbongshi leader in Assam; package for community likely after polls Chirang: Setting sights on assembly polls, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday visited the residence of Ananta Roy, the chief of Greater Coochbehar Peoples' Association (GCPA), in Assam's Chirang district, and reportedly discussed matters related to the welfare of the Koch-Rajbongshi community.

CAL 15 WB-LEFT-MARCH Left activists clash with police in Kolkata during march over jobs Kolkata: Left activists clashed with police in central Kolkata's Esplanade area on Thursday afternoon as they tried to break barricades on their way to state secretariat Nabanna, demanding jobs.

CAL 2 WB-SECRETARIAT-LEFT Left activists try to enter Bengal secretariat, held Kolkata: Around 10-12 activists of CPI(M)-backed DYFI tried to enter state secretariat Nabanna on Thursday morning, ahead of the Left's scheduled march but were detained by police, officials said.

CAL 1 AS-BUDGET Assam Budget presentation deferred Guwahati: The tabling of Assam's interim Budget was postponed on Thursday hours before its schedule, an assembly official said.

CES 3 OD-VIRUS-CASES Odisha logs 95 new COVID-19 cases, over 3.61 lakh frontline workers inoculated Bhubaneswar: Odisha's COVID-19 caseload on Thursday mounted to 3,35,984 after 95 more people tested positive for the infection, a health department official said.

CES 5 JH-MAOIST-ENCOUNTER 2 CRPF jawans injured in gun-battle with Maoists in Jharkhand Bokaro: Two CRPF jawans have been seriously injured in a gunfight with CPI (Maoist) cadre in Jharkhand's Bokaro district, police said on Thursday.

CES 6 BH-ARMS-ARREST Arms and ammunition seized, 4 arrested in Bihar Munger: Four persons have been arrested and arms and ammunition seized from their possession in Bihar's Munger district, police said on Thursday.