Kolkata, Jun 21 (PTI) Following are the top stories from the Eastern Region at 9 pm.

CAL 5 OD-RATH YATRA-SEER Well-orchestrated plan to stop Lord Jagannath's Rath Yatra: Shankaracharya Bhubaneswar: The Shankaracharya of Puri, Swami Nischalananda Saraswati, on Sunday alleged that there was a well-orchestrated plan to stall Lord Jagannath's Rath Yatra this year amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

CAL 6 AS-OIL-PCBA OIL to move Gauhati HC against PCBA's Baghjan oilfield closure notice Guwahati/Dibrugarh: PSU major Oil India Limited (OIL) on Sunday said it will move the Gauhati High Court, challenging the Assam pollution control board's order to close all its production and drilling operations at the Baghjan oilfield in Tinsukia district.

CAL 7 NL-VIRUS-CASES 10 new COVID-19 cases in Nagaland,; tally rises to 211 Kohima: Nagaland reported 10 more COVID-19 cases on Sunday, taking the tally in the state to 211, Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom said.

CAL 8 OD-SHEKHAWAT-LD JJM Centre asks Odisha to expedite implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission Bhubaneswar: Highlighting low utilisation of funds under the Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM), the Centre has asked the Odisha government to ensure its expeditious implementation and said the central scheme could also help generate employment and boost the local economy.

CAL 10 WB-VIRUS-DEATHS Bengal: COVID-19 death toll rises to 555 with 15 more fatalities Kolkata: The death toll due to COVID-19 in West Bengal rose to 555 on Sunday after 15 more people succumbed to the disease, while the tally reached 13,531 with 441 fresh cases, the state health department said in a bulletin.

CAL 11 AS-OIL-FIRE Blockades lifted, operations resume at OIL's Baghjan wells Guwahati: Oil India Limited on Sunday said most of its wells in Assam's Baghjan, which were shut due to protests by locals over a fire at a gas well after a days-long blowout, have resumed operations following a meeting with a representative body of residents mediated by the Tinsukia district administration.

CAL 12 OD-RATHYATRA-HOSSEN 19-yr-old Muslim student moves SC seeking recall of its order staying Jagannath Rath Yatra Bhubaneswar: A 19-year-old Muslim student from Odisha's Nayagarh district is among the 21 persons and organisations who have moved the Supreme Court seeking recall of its order staying the historic Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

CES 13 WB-YOGA Say hello to yoga, goodbye to stress: Bengal guv Kolkata: The sixth International Yoga Day was observed with gusto at various places in Bengal on Sunday, as authorities of educational institutes, and several leaders urged people to adopt a healthy lifestyle to keep stress and anxiety at bay, amid the COVID-19 crisis.

CES 15 MG-LD NIGHT CURFEW COVID-19: Meghalaya extends night curfew, ban on inter-state movement of people till June 30 Shillong: The Meghalaya government has extended the night curfew from 9 pm to 5 am till June 30 to contain the spread of coronavirus, officials said on Sunday.

CES 16 LD QUAKE Medium intensity quake hits northeastern states Shillong: A medium intensity earthquake rocked Mizoram, Meghalaya, Manipur and the other northeastern states on Sunday, the Regional Seismic Centre here said. PTI RG RG