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

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CAL 15 WB-CYCLONE-LD MAMATA-PM Mamata submits cyclone-damage report to PM Modi, seeks Rs 20,000-cr relief package Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday submitted a report to Prime Minister Naredra Modi on the damages caused by cyclone 'Yaas' in the state, and sought a Rs 20,000-crore package for redevelopment of the worst- affected areas.

CAL 16 JH-SOREN-BRIDGE-PROBE Soren orders high-level probe into Jharkhand bridge collapse Ranchi: A day after a major bridge connecting several localities near Ranchi crashed down like a pack of cards, Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Friday ordered a high-level probe into the collapse.

CAL 17 AR-LOCKDOWN-EXTENSION Lockdown extended in 7 Arunachal Pradesh districts till June 7 Itanagar: The Arunachal Pradesh government on Friday decided to extend the lockdown in seven districts till June 7 following a surge in COVID-19 cases, senior officials said.

CAL 18 WB-FIRE Fire near Kolkata building rages for second day New Barrackpore: The fire that broke out at a building that housed a few godowns and a hosiery unit in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district raged for the second day, while the whereabouts of two to four missing workers of the unit remained unknown, fire brigade sources said on Friday.

CAL 19 WB-HC-NARADA-LD BAIL Calcutta HC grants interim bail to two Bengal ministers, TMC MLA, former Kolkata mayor in Narada case Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court on Friday granted interim bail to two West Bengal ministers, a Trinamool Congress MLA and a former mayor of the city, arrested by the CBI in the Narada sting tapes case.

CES 5 SK-VIRUS-CASES Sikkim reports highest single-day spike of 420 COVID- 19 cases Gangtok: Sikkim reported the highest single-day spike of 420 COVID-19 cases pushing the tally to 14,634, a health department bulletin said on Friday. PTI RG RG

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