Kolkata, Jan 28 (PTI) Following are the top stories of the Eastern Region at 9 pm.

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CAL 19 WB-ASSEMBLY-LD RESOLUTION PASSED Bengal assembly passes resolution against new farm laws; sixth non-BJP state to do so Kolkata: The West Bengal on Thursday became the sixth state to pass a resolution against the three contentious farm laws enacted by the Centre, even as the opposition BJP staged a walkout from the assembly amid 'Jai Shri Ram' slogans.

CAL 17 GANGULY-ANGIOPLASTY Sourav Ganguly undergoes fresh angioplasty, two more stents implanted Kolkata: Indian cricket board chief Sourav Ganguly underwent another angioplasty on Thursday when two more stents were implanted to clear his clogged coronary arteries, an official at the private hospital where he is admitted said.

CAL 13 MG-COLLEGE-REOPEN Meghalaya to reopen colleges on Feb 1 Shillong: Colleges in Meghalaya, closed since the lockdown in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will reopen on February 1, state Education Minister Lahkmen Rymbui said on Thursday.

CAL 14 WB-ASSEMBLY-SPEAKER No irregularity committed in not having governor's address: Bengal Speaker Kolkata: West Bengal assembly Speaker Biman Banerjee on Thursday ruled that there is no provision for a governor to address the House if a sitting is in continuation of a previous session even if it is held in a new year, and no norm has been violated.

CAL 18 WB-ADHIR Intelligence failure to blame for Red Fort violence: Adhir Kolkata: Leader of the Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Chowdhury claimed on Thursday that intelligence failure on the part of the Delhi Police was to blame for the chaos and violence at Red Fort on January 26.

CAL 20 WB-MAMATA-BJP BJP trying to create divide between Bengalis and non- Bengalis: Mamata Kolkata: Accusing the BJP of trying to create a divide between Bengalis and non-Bengalis, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday called upon the Hindi-speaking populace of West Bengal to support her in the assembly elections in the state. PTI RG RG