This is on the same lines as the "double mutant variant" of COVID-19 that was detected in 18 states and UTs of India, majorly Maharashtra. It had been detected in 15-20 percent samples collected from Maharashtra.
The fifth phase of West Bengal Polls is currently underway in 45 Assembly Constituencies across districts including Kalimpong, Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri, North 24 Parganas, Purba Bardhaman and a segment of Nadia.
The Sixth Schedule of the Constitution of India protects tribal populations and provides autonomy to them by allowing the formation of autonomous administrative councils that can frame laws on land, public health, agriculture and others.
The State Assembly Elections are being held in three phases in Assam and eight phases in West Bengal. While 30 seats will go to polls in West Bengal, 47 seats will go to polls in Assam under the first phase of polling.