Mumbai, Feb 1 (PTI) Following are the top stories from the Western Region at 1700 HRS.

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BOM10 MH-LD COLLAPSE Maharashtra: 1 dead, 5 injured as building collapses in Thane Thane: At least one person was killed and five others were injured after a building collapsed in Bhiwandi town of Maharashtra's Thane district on Monday morning, a civic official said.

BOM7 MH-COURT-KANGANA Court issues summons to Kangana on Javed Akhtar's complaint Mumbai: A Mumbai court on Monday issued summons to actor Kangana Ranaut after the city police informed it that an offence of defamation, as alleged by lyricist Javed Akhtar against the actor, is made out and further probe into it is required.

BOM3 MH-VIRUS-LOCAL TRAINS Mumbai suburban train services open for all after 10 months Mumbai: After a gap of about 320 days, the Railways permitted all members of the general public to travel in local trains in Mumbai from Monday morning, though for limited hours.

BOM11 BUD-GJ-REAX Gujarat Congress dubs Union Budget as 'huge disappointment' Ahmedabad: Even as the industry welcomed the Union Budget 2021-22 presented on Monday, the opposition Congress in Gujarat criticised the annual financial statement, saying it will create more economic imbalance and increase inflation.

BOM12 BUD-MH-SENA-NCP Budget a move towards privatisation:NCP;Maha ignored,says Sena Nagpur/Mumbai: The ruling Shiv Sena on Monday said Maharashtra was ignored in the Union Budget 2021-22 while its ally NCP termed the annual financial plan as 'disappointing' and a move towards 'privatisation'.

BOM8 GJ-DOCTORS-STRIKE Gujarat doctors sit on hunger strike, say no to 'mixopathy' Ahmedabad: Doctors in Gujarat started a relay hunger strike on Monday as part of a nationwide protest called by the IMA against the Centre's decision to allow Ayurvedic physicians to perform certain types of surgeries.

BOM1 MH-ACCIDENT 4 killed as car jumps divider, hits bus on Mumbai-Nashik road Thane: Four occupants of a sports car have been killed and as many others injured after the vehicle hit a road divider and collided with a bus on Mumbai-Nashik highway here in Maharashtra, police said on Monday.

BOM9 MP-HOMELESS-HUMANITY Treat homeless people with humanity: Indore official to staff Indore: After facing flak for dumping homeless people outside Indore amid the biting cold, the local administration has got into damage control by providing food and shelter to such people, and has asked officials to treat them with 'sensitivity and humanity'.

BOM5 GJ-LEOPARD-DEAD Gujarat: Leopard found dead near Ahmedabad Ahmedabad: A leopard was found dead on a road on the outskirts of Ahmedabad city on Monday morning, a forest department official said.

BOM2 GA-VACCINE-HOSPITALS No COVID-19 vaccine to pvt hospitals if rules flouted:Goa govt Panaji: The Goa health department has warned of discontinuing the supply of COVID-19 vaccines to the private hospitals which are found to be inoculating people who are not healthcare workers.

BOM6 CG-FACTORY-CRPF Chhattisgarh: Garment unit run by women to make CRPF uniforms Dantewada: A garment factory operated by women at a village in Chhattisgarh's Naxal-hit Dantewada district will manufacture uniforms of the Central Reserve Police Force, a government official said.

BES10 MH-ELGAR-DESHMUKH Will examine Elgar Parishad speeches: Maha Home Minister Nagpur: The Maharashtra government will examine if any objectionable speeches were made at a recent Elgar Parishad conclave in Pune and will take action accordingly, state Home Minister Anil Deshmukh said on Monday.

BES3 MH-TREMOR Mild tremor at Hingoli in Maharashtra, no casualty Aurangabad: A tremor of 3.2 magnitude has been recorded in Maharashtra's Hingoli district, but there is no report of any casualty or damage to property, an official said on Monday. PTI RSY RSY