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Mar 19, 2020

A worker sanitizes the general wards of Sawai Man Singh Hospital in the wake of deadly coronavirus 'COVID-19 outbreak, in Jaipur.

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Police personnel patrol a deserted street of APMC market after it was closed in wake of coronavirus outbreak, in Navi Mumbai.

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A medical official measures the temperature of a passenger using an infrared thermometer, following the outbreak of coronavirus, at Dimapur railway station.

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Workers sanitize the Vindhyavasini temple as a precautionary measures against coronavirus at Vindhyachal Dham in Mirzapur.

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Deserted view of Gate way of India complex following COVID 19 outbreak in Mumbai.

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A shopkeeper wear protective mask at deserted Fashion street following COVID 19 outbreak, in Mumbai.

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Security personnel use thermal screening devices on visitors to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, at BSE Building in Mumbai.

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People stand in designated areas on the floor of an elevator as a social distancing effort to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus at a shopping mall in Surabaya, Indonesia.

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In this photo, people stand in a spaced line as they wait to buy pork at the entrance gate of a closed residential community in Wuhan in central China's Hubei Province. Last month, Wuhan was overwhelmed with thousands of new cases of coronavirus each day. But in a dramatic development that underscores just how much the outbreak has pivoted toward Europe and the United States, Chinese authorities said that the city and its surrounding province had no new cases to report.

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A man walks inside a deserted shopping mall during restrictions in Srinagar. A day after a woman tested positive for coronavirus, Kashmir valley was headed towards a virtual lock down as restrictions were imposed on movement of people in several parts and all public transport banned in Srinagar city.

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Deserted view of Khanyar neighbourhood during restrictions in Srinagar.

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A guest reads a WhatsApp message during the marriage ceremony of Ruchit Sane and Akshita Vaidya (unseen) in Mumbai. In the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the state government has imposed restrictions on large scale public and private gatherings to prevent the spread of the disease. The couple, Ruchit Sane and Akshita Vaidhya, who had initially invited 800 people, had to limit their list of guests to less than 100 people.

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Mumbai Guests eat lunch during the marriage ceremony of Ruchit Sane and Akshita Vaidya (unseen) in Mumbai. In the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the state government has imposed restrictions on large scale public and private gatherings to prevent the spread of the disease.

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Ruchit Sane (groom) and Akshita Vaidya (bride) share a light moment during their wedding ceremony in Mumbai. In the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the state government has imposed restrictions on large scale public and private gatherings to prevent the spread of the disease.

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A deserted view of historical Amer Fort after it was closed for visitors in wake of the deadly novel coronavirus, in Jaipur.

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Nursing students before leaving for door-to-door checking in wake of coronavirus outbreak, in Bikaner.

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Volunteers pump sanitizer on hands of visitors and workers in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at NSCBI Airport, in Kolkata.

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Deserted look of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus due to the coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, people applaud as departing medical workers enter Wuhan Tianhe International Airport in Wuhan in central China's Hubei Province. Last month, Wuhan was overwhelmed with thousands of new cases of coronavirus each day. But in a dramatic development that underscores just how much the outbreak has pivoted toward Europe and the United States, Chinese authorities said that the city and its surrounding province had no new cases to report.

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An armored vehicle guards an intersection on Abancay avenue, after the government implemented restrictions to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus in Lima, Peru. For most people COVID-19 causes mild or moderate symptoms. For others, especially the elderly and people with existing health problems, it can cause many other serious illnesses, including pneumonia.

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A patient wears a protective face mask as she is loaded into an ambulance at The Brooklyn Hospital Center emergency room in New York. Anticipating a spike in coronavirus patients, New York City-area hospitals are clearing out beds, setting up new spaces to triage patients and urging people with mild symptoms to consult health professionals by phone or video chat instead of flooding emergency rooms that could be overrun.

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A community table is filled with groceries for those in need and impacted by the coronavirus in Derry, N.H. The table was started as part of a local Facebook group, reaching out to residents that need assistance.

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A cleaning crew wearing protective masks and suits disinfects an underground metro car as a preventive measure against the spread of the new coronavirus in Mexico City. For most people COVID-19 causes mild or moderate symptoms. For others, especially the elderly and people with existing health problems, it can cause many other serious illnesses, including pneumonia.

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An empty Salt Lake International Airport is shown after operations at Salt Lake City International Airport came to a halt and the control tower and concourses were evacuated following an earthquake in Salt Lake City. A 5.7-magnitude earthquake shook Salt Lake City and its suburbs early Wednesday, sending spooked residents fleeing their homes, knocking out power and bringing the city's light rail system to a halt. Planes headed to Salt Lake City were diverted while officials conducted a runway inspection. Police blocked the road to the airport, allowing in only those who were picking up passengers.

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A deserted view of a lake in Pushkar amid novel coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic, in Ajmer.

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Roads leading towards Ban Ganga Darshani Deodi wears a deserted look after the government suspended pilgrimage amid coronavirus threat, at Katra about 45km from Jammu.

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Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram wears a mask at Parliament, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Paramilitary police officers in hazmat suit disinfect a tent built on a field where a mass congregation is supposed to be held in Gowa, South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Indonesia halted the congregation of thousands of Muslim pilgrims and began quarantining and checking their health to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus.

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A man walks out of a McDonald's restaurant with his bag of food in the Brooklyn borough of New York, where the seating area has been cordoned off to its customers and only take out is available as part of the city's effort in social distancing.

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Senior Congress leaders P Chidambaram wearing a mask and Anand Sharma are seen at Parliament, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Flight attendants and ground staff wear protective face masks in wake of novel coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic, at NSCBI Airport in Kolkata.

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A worker sanitizes trolleys at a store as a precautionary measure to prevent the spread of coronavirus, in Surat.

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Wife Rupanjali Gogoi and daughter Rashmi Gogoi of former Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi leave the Parliament after the oath taking ceremony of the latter as Rajya Sabha member, in New Delhi.

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Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu meets former Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi prior to Gogoi's oath taking as Rajya Sabha MP, at Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Former Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi arrives at Parliament during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi. Gogoi will take oath as Rajya Sabha member at Parliament today.

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Former Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi takes oath as Rajya Sabha MP during the ongoing Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu reads an obituary note during the ongoing Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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CRPF personnel stand guard in the empty premises of Ban Ganga Darshani Deodi after the government suspended pilgrimage amid coronavirus threat, at Katra about 45km from Jammu.

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Tourists wear protective masks in view of coronavirus pandemic, at Vijay Chowk in New Delhi.

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Members of opposition parties walk out from the House as former Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi takes oath as Rajya Sabha MP during the ongoing Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Students wear mask to mitigate the spread of coronavirus as they arrive to appear for SSC public examinations examination, at Secunderabad in Hyderabad.

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An official uses a thermal screening device on employees, in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at the entrance of Udyog Bhawan in New Delhi.

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A traveller wearing a protective suit at Heathrow airport in London. Britain's Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has taken the decision to advise British nationals against non-essential travel globally for an initial period of 30 days, and of course subject to ongoing review.

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A thermal camera monitor shows the body temperature of passengers as a way to detect COVID-19, as they arrive at Mexico's International airport in Mexico City. For most people COVID-19 causes mild or moderate symptoms. For others, especially the elderly and people with existing health problems, it can cause many other serious illnesses, including pneumonia.

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A police officer walks in the empty Trocadero square, in Paris. French President Emmanuel Macron said that for 15 days starting at noon on Tuesday, people will be allowed to leave the place they live only for necessary activities such as shopping for food, going to work or taking a walk.

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A highway exchange stands empty of traffic after the government implemented restrictions to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus in Lima, Peru.

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A street artist waits for tourists on an empty Dam Square on from of the Royal Palace in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Dutch government ordered all Dutch schools, cafes, restaurants, coffeeshops, sex clubs and sport and fitness clubs to be closed as the government sought to prevent the further spread of coronavirus in the Netherlands.

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The popular Nicollet Mall during the lunch hour is almost deserted in downtown Minneapolis. As a result of the coronavirus, many retailers are closing or cutting back hours.

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A woman explains to soldiers that she is searching pharmacies for alcohol, before they let her continue on her way, on the third day of a state of emergency in Lima, Peru. Peru's President Martin Vizcarra ordered residents to stay in their homes and temporarily suspended certain constitutional rights in an effort to contain the spread of the new coronavirus. The vast majority of people recover from the new virus.

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Indian nationals wait for news on their flights back to India outside the departure area of Manila's International Airport, Philippines. The Philippine government lifted a 72-hour deadline for thousands of foreign travelers to leave the country's main northern region which has been placed under quarantine due to the growing number of coronavirus infections, officials said.

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Lawmakers wearing face masks as a precaution against the spread of COVID-19 attend a session in Congress, in Guatemala City. Guatemala's President Alejandro Giammattei delivered his emergency economic relief plan spurred by the coronavirus crisis.

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Workers walk past a thermal scanner installed at the entrance of an office building during the coronavirus outbreak in Jakarta, Indonesia. Indonesia's capital city announced a lockdown of all tourist destinations and entertainment as well as the closing all of its public schools amid the global outbreak. According to the World Health Organization, most people recover in about two to six weeks, depending on the severity of the illness.

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A sign directs visitors to a nearby hand washing station in front of empty vendor booths at the Pike Place Market in Seattle. Many shops in the landmark market, including fish, meat, bakeries and fruit and vegetable grocers, continue to remain open, though business has dropped considerably in recent weeks. A day earlier, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee ordered all bars, restaurants, entertainment and recreation facilities to temporarily close to fight the spread of COVID-19.

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A couple kisses on one of scores of parked trajineras, the painted wooden boats popular with tourists and Mexican revelers that ply the canals in the Xochimilco district of Mexico City.

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Women and children prepare masks to be distributed for free in the wake of coronavirus pandemic in Kolkata.

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People go through a decontamination chamber as a preventive measure against the spread of the new coronavirus, before entering a popular market in Caracas, Venezuela. The vast majority of people recover from COVID-19.

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185 pilgrims have been departed from Jeddah to Mumbai through a special flight after the final phase of evacuation of 3035 Indian Umrah pilgrims culminated, in Jeddah.

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185 pilgrims have been departed from Jeddah to Mumbai through a special flight after the final phase of evacuation of 3035 Indian Umrah pilgrims culminated, in Jeddah.

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Workers sprays disinfectant at the Kong Miao Temple in Jakarta, Indonesia. Indonesia's capital city announced a lockdown of all tourist destinations and entertainment as well as the closing of all of its public schools amid the global outbreak.

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Greek actress Xanthi Georgiou dressed as an ancient Greek high priestess lights the Olympic torch as choreographer Artemis Ignatiou looks on during the olympic flame handover ceremony for the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics, in Athens.

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Choreographer Artemis Ignatiou stands next to the Olympic flame during the Olympic flame handover ceremony for the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics, in Athens.

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People wash their hands against the spread of coronavirus disease before entering mall, in Kolkata.

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A deserted look of City Mall in wake of coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic in Kolkata.

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Security personnel use thermal screening devices on visitors to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, at City Mall in Kolkata.

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Nirbhaya rape and murder case victim's mother and father flash the victory sigh as they leave Patiala House court in New Delhi.

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Vendors shut shop in the wake of coronavirus pandemic at Crawford market in Mumbai.

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A police person provides hand sanitizer to a man before his entry inside a police station, in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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People wearing protective masks in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, cross a road in Khan Market area in New Delhi. The upscale Sunder Nagar market in South Delhi was closed till March 31 in view of the coronavirus outbreak, becoming the first market to shut down in the capital due to the disease.

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Passengers from Dubai being taken to a quarantine facility in the wake of coronavirus pandemic upon their arrival at Madurai airport.

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Students wearing maks in the wake of coronavirus pandemic pose for a photograph at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district.

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Workers install a banner on coronavirus pandemic outside a shop in Mumbai.

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People watch Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to the nation on coronavirus pandemic in Bikaner.

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People watch Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to the nation on coronavirus pandemic in Prayagraj.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi gestures during his address to the nation on coronavirus pandemic in New Delhi.

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Workers sanitize Mumbai Metro in the wake of coronavirus pandemic in Mumbai.

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Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Science & Technology and Earth Sciences Harsh Vardhan chairs a high level meeting of the Group of Ministers (GoM) to discuss on novel coronavirus (COVID-19) – India’s Public Health Response, in New Delhi.

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Priests perform pooja to mitigate coronavirus pandemic at Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), in Chennai.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a press conference, in New Delhi.

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Passengers wearing masks in the wake of coronavirus pandemic at MGR Central Railway Station, in Chennai.

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