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Sep 05, 2020

Sand artist Ajay Shankar Mahto creates a sand sculpture to pay tribute to former president Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on his birth anniversary, which is celebrated in India as Teachers' Day, in Bokaro

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A worker cleans a metro train as the authorities prepare to resume the services from Sept. 7, during Unlock 4.0, in Chennai.

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A Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) employee sprays disinfectants outside a metro, as authorities prepare to resume services, at Sector 51 metro station in Noida.

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Workers clean a metro train as the authorities prepare to resume the services from Sept. 7, during unlock 4.0, in Bengaluru.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh during a meeting with Defence Minister of Kazakhstan, Lieutenant General Nurlan Yermekbayev, in Moscow.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh during a meeting with Uzbekistan’s Minister of Defence Major General Kurbanov Bakhodir Nizamovich, on the sidelines of the Joint Meeting of the Heads of Defence Ministers of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and Collective Security Treaty Organisation (CSTO) members countries, in Moscow.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is greeted on his arrival in Tehran.

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Vehicles move slowly on a road during rain, in New Delhi.

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Traffic jam on Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway due to waterlogging following heavy rains, in Gurugram

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Shop near Hazrat Nizamuddin shrine, during unlock 4.0, in New Delhi. The mausoleum of Muslim saint Hazrat Nizamuddin will reopen for devotees on Sunday, Sept. 6, with strict social distancing norms in place six months after it was closed as part of sweeping measures of check the Covid-19 pandemic.

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A shopkeeper waits for customers at his shop near Hazrat Nizamuddin shrine, during unlock 4.0, in New Delhi. The mausoleum of Muslim saint Hazrat Nizamuddin will reopen for devotees on Sunday, Sept. 6, with strict social distancing norms in place six months after it was closed as part of sweeping measures of check the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Siddharth Pithani, flatmate of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, outside Rajput's residence during CBI investigation at Mont Blanc building, Bandra in Mumbai.

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A health worker holds a blood sample, collected for COVID-19 antibody test, during Unlock 4, in New Delhi.

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President Ram Nath Kovind pays homage to former President Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on his birth anniversary, in New Delhi.

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Election officers demonstrate the working of Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) and Voter-Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) during a training programme ahead of the state assembly polls, at SKM hall in Patna.

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BJP President JP Nadda addresses the Odisha BJP State Executive Meeting via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's house staff members Keshav and Neeraj Singh outside Rajput's residence during CBI investigation at Mont Blanc building, Bandra in Mumbai.

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Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) President Ripun Bora addresses a press conference, at Rajiv Bhawan in Guwahati.

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China's Minister of National Defence Wei Fenghe, left, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, center, and Indian Defense Minister, Rajnath Singh, right, pose for a photo with their colleagues at a Joint Meeting of Defense Ministers of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, Commonwealth of Independent States and Collective Security Treaty Organization Member States in Moscow, Russia. The defense ministers from India and China have met in the Russian capital as the two sides try to resolve rising tensions along their disputed border in the eastern Ladakh region, where a June clash killed 20 Indian soldiers.

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Students from a slum area, who do not have access to internet facilities and missed their online lessons, attend an open-air class taken by Naresh Pal after the authorities closed all schools following the coronavirus outbreak, at Yamuna Khadar in New Delhi.

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A vessel carrying 50 tonnes of cement from Daukandi arrives at Sonamura Jetty via Gomti river at the end of the trial run of Tripura's first inland waterways protocol route between India and Bangladesh, in Sipahijala district.

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Tilwara Ghat on the Narmada river damaged due to heavy rains, in Jabalpur.

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Workers sanitize Hazrat Nizamuddin shrine ahead of its reopening, during unlock 4.0, in New Delhi.

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A health worker collects a blood sample from a man for COVID-19 antibody test, during Unlock 4, in New Delhi.

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Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput and Rhea Chakraborty's common friend Smita Parikh arrives at DRDO guest house, at Santacruz in Mumbai.

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Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty's brother Shovik Chakraborty, who was arrested yesterday, brought back from a court hearing to NCB office by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) officers in connection with late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's drug probe, at Ballard Estate in Mumbai.

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DPCC President Anil Choudhary and other leaders interact with residents of a slum near Sarai Rohilla Railway Station, in New Delhi. Supreme Court has directed the removal of 48,000 slum dwellings along the 140 km length of railway tracks in Delhi within three months.

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Union Minister of Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal along with Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri (R) and DPIIT Secretary Guruprasad Mohapatra (L) during a press conference to release the assessment report of State Business Reform Action Plan 2019, in New Delhi. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is also seen via video conferencing.

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Union Minister of Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal along with Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri during a press conference to release the assessment report of State Business Reform Action Plan 2019, in New Delhi.

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A medic collects a nasal sample from a police constable of Assembly security staff for COVID-19 test, before the monsoon session, inside state assembly premises, in Hyderabad.

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Vehicles ply on Shastri Bridge during rain, Prayagraj.

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Alleged drug peddler Zaid Vilatra being taken to the court from NCB office by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) officers in connection with Sushant Singh Rajput's drug probe, at Ballard Estate in Mumbai.

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Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's house manager Samuel Miranda, who was arrested yesterday, being taken to the court from NCB office by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) officers in connection with his death case, at Ballard Estate in Mumbai.

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Union Minister of Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal during a press conference to release the assessment report of State Business Reform Action Plan 2019, in New Delhi.

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View of slum near Sarai Rohilla Railway Station, in New Delhi.

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Devotees at a submerged ghat, after the water level of Ganga and Yamuna rivers rises, owing to heavy rainfall, in Prayagraj.

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View of slum near Sarai Rohilla Railway Station, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri during a press conference to release the assessment report of State Business Reform Action Plan 2019, in New Delhi.

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Residents of a slum near Sarai Rohilla Railway Station, in New Delhi.

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Assam Chemical & Pharmaceutical Labours Union activists stage a protest to press for their various demands, in Guwahati.

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Residents of a slum near Sarai Rohilla Railway Station, in New Delhi.

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Residents of a slum near Sarai Rohilla Railway Station, in New Delhi. Supreme Court has directed the removal of 48,000 slum dwellings along the 140 km length of railway tracks in Delhi within three months.

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Coaching teachers and owners during a protest, demanding to reopen the educational institutes, on Teacher's day, in Patna.

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Devotees after taking holy dip in Ganga river during the ongoing 'Pitra Paksha', at Sangam in Prayagraj.

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DPCC President Anil Choudhary and other leaders interact with residents of a slum near Sarai Rohilla Railway Station, in New Delhi. Supreme Court has directed the removal of 48,000 slum dwellings along the 140 km length of railway tracks in Delhi within three months.

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Trial run of a metro between Samaypur Badli to Huda City Centre on Yellow line, near Azadpur metro station in New Delhi. DMRC will resume its services from September 7.

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Police personnel try to control the members of Tibetan community during a protest against China, outside Chinese Embassy in New Delhi.

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A member of Tibetan community shouts slogans during a protest against China, outside Chinese Embassy in New Delhi.

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Locals gather near the debris at Chandigarh-Manali National Highway after a landslide, in Mandi district.

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In this photo provided by Sri Lanka Air Force, tug boats and ships battle the fire on MT New Diamond, off the eastern coast of Sri Lanka in the Indian Ocean. The fire on the large oil tanker off Sri Lanka's coast has been brought under control but is still not extinguished, the navy said Saturday. The tanker, carrying nearly 2 million barrels of crude oil, was drifting about 20 nautical miles (37 kilometers) from Sri Lanka's eastern coast and on Friday evening a tug boat towed it to the deep sea away from land, said navy spokesman Capt. Indika de Silva.

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Jharkhand Teacher Eligibility Test (JTET) qualified candidates during a protest against state Chief Minister Hemant Soren, demanding to conduct their Assistant teacher (Level -1) final examination, on Teacher's Day celebration, at Morabadi ground in Ranchi.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar pays floral tribute to former President Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on the occasion of his 132nd birth anniversary, at party state office in Patna.

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People offer prayers in front of Mother Teresa's statue on her 23rd death anniversary, in Ahmedabad.

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A worker cleans a metro train ahead of the restart of its operation, amid the coronavirus pandemic, at Ahmedabad Metro Station in Ahmedabad.

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Nuns of the Missionaries of Charity, the order founded by Saint Teresa, wearing masks as precaution against the coronavirus pray by the tomb of the saint to mark her death anniversary in Kolkata.

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Nuns of the Missionaries of Charity, the order founded by Saint Teresa, wearing masks as precaution against the coronavirus pray by the tomb of the saint to mark her death anniversary in Kolkata.

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Nuns of the Missionaries of Charity, the order founded by Saint Teresa, wearing masks and face shields as precaution against the coronavirus distribute food to impoverished and homeless people to mark the anniversary of the saint's death in Kolkata.

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Impoverished people wait outside the Missionaries of Charity, the order founded by Saint Teresa, to receive food distributed on the anniversary of the saint's death in Kolkata

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Archbishop of Kolkata Thomas D'Souza kneels beside the tomb of Saint Teresa, as other nuns of the Missionaries of Charity, the order founded by the saint, wearing masks as precaution against the coronavirus pray by her tomb to mark the anniversary of her death in Kolkata. The Nobel Peace Prize winning Catholic nun who spent 45-years serving for the poor, sick, orphaned, and dying, died in Kolkata on this day in 1997 at age 87.

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Australia's Pat Cummins, left, celebrates with teammate Glenn Maxwell the dismissal of England's Jonny Bairstow during the first Twenty20 cricket match between England and Australia, at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

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Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, reacts to missing a point to Jan-Lennard Struff, of Germany, during the third round of the U.S. Open tennis championships in New York.

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Naomi Osaka, of Japan, returns a shot to Marta Kostyuk, of the Ukraine, during the third round of the US Open tennis championships, in New York.

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Borna Coric, of Croatia, reacts to winning his five set match with Stefanos Tsitsipas, of Greece, during the third round of the U.S. Open tennis championships in New York.

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Stefanos Tsitsipas, of Greece, stretches out to return a shot to Borna Coric, of Croatia, during the third round of the U.S. Open tennis championships in New York.

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Jessica Pegula, of the United States, right, taps rackets with Petra Kvitova, of the Czech Republic, after their third round match of the U.S. Open tennis championships in New York. Kvitova won the match.

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Slovakia's Peter Sagan wearing the best sprinter's green jersey celebrates on the podium after the seventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 168 kilometers (105 miles), with start in Millau and finish in Lavaur.

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Belgium's Wout Van Aert celebrates after winning the seventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 168 kilometers (105 miles), with start in Millau and finish in Lavaur.

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Marta Kostyuk, of the Ukraine, returns a shot to Naomi Osaka, of Japan, during the third round of the US Open tennis championships in New York.

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Colombia's Egan Bernal wearing the white jersey of best young rider celebrates on the podium after the seventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 168 kilometers (105 miles), with start in Millau and finish in Lavaur.

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Team Bora-Hansgrohe riders lead the pack during the seventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 168 kilometers (105 miles), with start in Millau and finish in Lavaur.

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Belgium's Wout Van Aert, left, sprints to win the seventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 168 kilometers (105 miles), with start in Millau and finish in Lavaur.

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German Maximilian Schachmann crosses the finish line at the end of the seventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 168 kilometers (105 miles), with start in Millau and finish in Lavaur.

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The pack rides during the seventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 168 kilometers (105 miles), with start in Millau and finish in Lavaur.

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The pack rides during the seventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 168 kilometers (105 miles), with start in Millau and finish in Lavaur.

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Residents of a slum near Sarai Rohilla Railway Station, in New Delhi.

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Residents of a slum near Sarai Rohilla Railway Station, in New Delhi.

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Cecilia Rodriguez poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'Padrenostro' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Actress Barbara Ronchi poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'Padrenostro' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Actress and festival ceremony host Anna Foglietta poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'Padrenostro' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Production designer Pooja Talreja poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'The Disciple' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Actor Aditya Modak, from right, director Chaitanya Tamhane and producer Vivek Gomber pose for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'The Disciple' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Actress Barbara Ronchi poses for photographers at the photo call for the film 'Padrenostro' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Actors Francesco Gheghi, right, and Mattia Garaci, left, pose for photographers with the daughter of Pierfrancesco Favino, Lea upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'Padrenostro' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Model Francesca Novello poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'Padrenostro' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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President Ram Nath Kovind confers National Teachers' Awards 2020 in a virtual ceremony, in New Delhi.

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A student from a slum area teaches other students during an open-air class, on Teachers' Day, at Yamuna Khadar in New Delhi.

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Children of the Bakarwal community attend classes at an open-air mobile school on the occasion of Teachers' day, in Sanasar about 125kms from Jammu. The government had opened mobile schools for the children of Gujjar and Bakarwal tribes to move with the nomadic communities during the six months of the summer season.

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Students from a slum area in a group discussion with a woman during the Teachers' Day celebrations at Panchsheel Shikshan Sansthan, Yamuna Khadar Mayur Vihar, New Delhi.

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Students from a slum area during the Teachers' Day celebrations, at Yamuna Khadar Mayur Vihar, New Delhi.

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Teacher Satyendra Pal (college student) presents a mobile phone as a gift to a meritorious poor boy who has lost his father and unable to continue his online studies, during the Teachers' Day celebrations at Panchsheel Shikshan Sansthan, Yamuna Khadar Mayur Vihar, New Delhi.

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Teachers being felicitated with 'Mysore Peta' turban on the occasion of Teachers' Day, at a school in Hubballi.

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Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu virtually interacts with teachers and students of Akshara Vidyalaya, Nellore on the occasion of Teachers’ Day, in New Delhi.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Education Minister of Assam Himanta Biswa Sarma felicitates teachers during the state-level function of the 59th Teachers’ Day and the inauguration of Directorate of Bodo Medium and Other Tribal Languages held at Srimanta Sankardev International Auditorium, in Guwahati.

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