Kolkata, Jan 28 (PTI) Following are the top stories of the Eastern Region at 5 pm.

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CAL 1 WB-SOURAV-CONDITION Ganguly to undergo medical tests, decision on stent insertion after reports arrive: Doctor Kolkata: A series of medical tests would be conducted on BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Thursday following which a decision might well be taken on the next course of treatment, a senior doctor at the hospital where he has been admitted said.

CAL 9 WB-LEFT-CONG Cong, LF finalise poll deal in 193 seats in WB, decision on rest 101 later : Adhir Kolkata: The Congress and Left Front on Thursday finalised the poll deal on sharing of 193 seats of the total of 294 of West Bengal assembly, state Congress president Adir Chowdhury said on Thursday.

CAL 11 WB-ASSEMBLY-RESOLUTION-PASSED Bengal assembly passes resolution demanding withdrawal of new farm laws Kolkata: The West Bengal assembly on Thursday passed a resolution against the three contentious farm laws enacted by the Centre and demanded that they be withdrawn immediately.

CAL 12 BH-NITISH-PADDY Paddy procurement deadline in Bihar extended till Feb 21: Nitish Patna: The deadline for paddy procurement in Bihar has been extended by three weeks in a bid to provide the benefit to as many farmers as possible, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Thursday.

CES 2 AS-FIRING Two killed, one injured as gunmen open fire on villagers in Assam Diphu: Two persons, including a woman, were killed and one was injured after unidentified gunmen opened indiscriminate fire in a village in Karbi Anglong district of Assam, police said on Thursday.

CES 4 WB-SUVENDU-TEMPLE Suvendu Adhikari donates Rs 2.4 lakh for Ayodhya Ram temple Kolkata: Newly inducted BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari has donated Rs 2.4 lakh for the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya.

CES 5 WB-MINISTER-BOMBING Bombs hurled near Bengal minister's residence, six held Kolkata: A few motorcycle-borne miscreants have hurled country-made bombs near the residence of a West Bengal minister in the city, and six people were arrested in this connection, police said on Thursday.

CES 7 WB-DILIP-FACEBOOK Mamata wants to create 'Greater Bangladesh': Dilip Ghosh Kolkata: In a Facebook post, BJP state president Dilip Ghosh on Thursday accused West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of trying to create a 'Greater Bangladesh' by raising 'Jai Bangla' slogan at her public meetings.

CES 8 WB-ASSEMBLY-PROTEST Unruly scenes in Bengal assembly over minister's remark Kolkata: Members of the Left parties and the Congress rushed to the well of the West Bengal Assembly on Thursday, protesting certain comments by TMC minister Tapas Roy when he was speaking on the 'Jai Shri Ram' slogan incident at a programme to celebrate Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's birth anniversary at Victoria Memorial here. PTI RG RG