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Mar 31, 2020

A physically challenged pavement dwellers, standing at a marked distance, waits to collect foods from CRPF personnel during the nationwide lockdown imposed to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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People secure their places by keeping their belongings in various circles painted for maintaining social distancing while waiting to collect food, being distributed at a Ramakrishna Mission branch, during the nationwide lockdown imposed to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Health workers spray disinfectant at the entry point of Worli Koliwada slum as a measure to prevent the spread of coronavirus, during the nationwide lockdown, in Mumbai.

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A man rests in front of closed shop during the nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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A counselor spray disinfectant to houses as a measure to prevent the spread of coronavirus, during the nationwide lockdown, in Kolkata.

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A man standing inside the Worli Koliwada slum as police sealed Worli Koliwada slum after they found few positive cases of Covid-19, in Mumbai.

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A farmer in his field with rotten cabbages, as the crops gets spoiled in farmland without buyers due to the lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Yamuna bank in Delhi.

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Two policeman wearing coronavirus-themed helmets charge another ríding a bike during an awareness programme amid the nationwide lockdown in the wake of novel coronavirus pandemic, in Bengaluru.

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Beneficiaries wait in a queue to collect free ration at Shahpur Jat during the nationwide complete lockdown imposed in a bid to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Delhi Police distributes food near the Safdurjung Tomb during the nationwide complete lockdown imposed in a bid to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Stranded migrant workers sleep under a flyover next to the railway tracks near the Lokmanya Tilak Terminus, during the complete lockdown imposed to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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Police use a drone to keep a vigil on the area as people who attended Tabligh-e-Jamaat congregation in Nizamuddin West walk to board a bus for the LNJP Hospital for screening and COVID-19 test, in New Delhi. 24 people who took part in the congregation have tested COVID-19 positive.

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Pavement dwellers rest at a make-shift government shelter during the nationwide lockdown imposed to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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A boy carries food boxes distributed by the members of Ramakrishna Mission during a nationwide lockdown amid the coronavirus outbreak, near Ramakrishna Mission in New Delhi.

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A worker loads cartons of milk powder in a parcel train during lockdown as a precautionary measure against COVID-19 in Ahmedabad.

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A security person stands guard outside an ATM during lockdown to prevent the spread of new coronavirus in Jammu.

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Masked men who had travel history wait to board their bus after being released after 14 days quarantine in Srinagar.

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Jammu and Kashmir fire services soldier disinfect an area during lockdown in Jammu.

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A fire brigade person disinfects a building during lockdown to prevent the spread of new coronavirus in Jammu.

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An ultra-Orthodox Jewish young man is tested for COVID-19 by medical personnel wearing protective gear as part of the government's measures to help stop the spread of the coronavirus in the orthodox city of Bnei Brak, a Tel Aviv suburb, Israel.

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In this undated photo, Husband and wife, 93-year-old and 88-year-old respectively from Pathanamthitta, who tested positive for Covid-19 recovered completely after being treated at the Kottayam Medical College. They were infected by their son and his family who had returned from Italy during the last week of February.

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Volunteers distribute food among needy people during a nationwide lockdown, in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Noida.

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Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan chairs a high level meeting of the Group of Ministers (GoM) to review the current status and actions for prevention and management of COVID-19, in New Delhi.

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City streets wear deserted look near Nizamuddin during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of cornavirus outbreak, in New Delhi. Delhi Police had cordoned off a major area in Nizamuddin where several people showed symptoms of coronavirus after taking part in a religious gathering a few days ago.

PTI Photo/Vijay Verma

Labourers unload from a truck sacks containing food items, during the nationwide lockdown imposed to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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German nationals, who were stranded at various places due to the coronavirus lockdown, board a special relief flight for Mumbai, at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad. Germans, comprising 19 females, 17 males and two infants left for Mumbai for their onward journey to Frankfurt in Germany.

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German nationals, who were stranded at various places due to the coronavirus lockdown, arrive to board a special relief flight for Mumbai, at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad.

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Police personnel stop commuters at the entry-exit way of Madhusudan society at Dahisar East after it was completely closed following few positive cases of COVID-19 being reported in the area, in Mumbai.

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People who came for ‘Jamat’, a religious gathering at Nizamuddin Mosque, being taken to LNJP hospital for COVID-19 test, after several people showed symptoms of coronavirus, during a nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Members of Ramakrishna Mission distribute food among needy people during a nationwide lockdown amid the coronavirus outbreak, near Ramakrishna Mission in New Delhi.

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Homeless people eat food at a bus stop near the AIIMS during the nationwide complete lockdown imposed in a bid to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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People wearing face masks wait for a bus that will take them to a quarantine facility, amid concerns over the spread of the new coronavirus at the Nizamuddin area of New Delhi. Police has cordoned off the area after several people who attended an Islamic congregation earlier this month here tested positive for Covid-19.

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A driver, in yellow protective suit along with healthcare workers, walks towards a bus to carry the people who attended Tabligh-e-Jamaat congregation in Nizamuddin West to the LNJP Hospital for their screening and COVID-19 test, in New Delhi. 24 people who took part in the congregation have tested COVID-19 positive.

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A shopkeeper stands amid packets of unsold vegetables at his shop at Ghazipur wholesale vegetables market during the nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Delhi.

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German and European Nationals arrive to board a special aircraft to Frankfurt at NSCBI Airport during a nationwide lockdown, imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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People who attended Tabligh-e-Jamaat congregation in Nizamuddin West board walk to board a bus for the LNJP Hospital for screening and COVID-19 test, in New Delhi. 24 people who took part in the congregation have tested COVID-19 positive.

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Deserted Ghazipur wholesale vegetables market during the nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Delhi.

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Migrants leave to reach their native places during a nationwide lockdown, imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Nagpur.

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Police stop a truck carrying migrant workers during the nationwide lockdown, imposed in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, at Vashi in Navi Mumbai.

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Trams are seen parked at Tollygunge tram depot during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of deadly coronavirus, in Kolkata.

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Assam police officer feeds biscuits to monkeys during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Navagraha temple in Guwahati.

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City streets wear deserted look during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Mathura

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Ajmer Municipal Corporation worker sprays disinfectant at Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti Dargah during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Ajmer.

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German and European Nationals arrive to board a special aircraft to Frankfurt at NSCBI Airport during a nationwide lockdown, imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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People stand in a queue outside a bank to withdraw cash during a nationwide lockdown, imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Bikaner.

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A masked man who had travel history watches from a bus after being released after 14 days quarantine in Srinagar. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.

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A migrant worker along with his family walks along the Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway, following the coronavirus lockdown, in Palghar.

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Stranded migrant workers sleep under a flyover next to the railway tracks near the Lokmanya Tilak Terminus, during the complete lockdown imposed to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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Migrants stand in a queue to collect 12 kg ration and cash at Narayanguda Melkote park during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Hyderabad.

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Stranded migrants board a truck for their native places during the nationwide lockdown, imposed in the wake of deadly coronavirus, in Kanpur.

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Police check commuters during the nationwide lockdown in the wake of COVID-19, in New Delhi.

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JMC workers fumigate the area around Hawa Mahal as a precautionary measure to contain the spread of coronavirus, during the nationwide lockdown, in Jaipur.

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Nagercoil Corporation workers spray disinfectants on roads amid concerns over the spread of the COVID-19 disease, caused by the novel coronavirus, during total lockdown, at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari.

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Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray arrives at BMC headquarter to attend a meeting with disaster management, in Mumbai.

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Members of a family are silhouetted against the setting sun as they play on the terrace of their house during the nationwide lockdown, in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Jabalpur.

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Deliverymen of food aggregators Swiggy and Zomato ride on their bikes towards their destinations during the nationwide lockdown, imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Vikas Marg in East Delhi.

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Loaded trucks are seen parked at Delhi -U.P borders during nationwide lockdown in the wake of deadly coronavirus pandemic, in Delhi.

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Loaded trucks are seen parked at Ghazipur wholesale vegetables market during the nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Delhi.

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A policeman stops commuters during a nationwide lockdown, imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Murshidabad.

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Buses line a lot at Muni's Islais Creek Hybrid Motor Coach Facility. San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) has scaled back service, and indefinitely suspended light rail service, as coronavirus shelter-in-place orders have sent ridership plummeting.

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Workers set up a temporary field hospital to treat patients who have COVID-19 inside Pacaembu stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death

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A line of London ambulances outside the ExCel center, which is being turned into a 4000 bed temporary hospital called NHS Nightingale to deal with coronavirus patients in London. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.

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A volunteer disinfects a Hindu temple in an effort to contain the outbreak of the coronavirus, in Karachi, Pakistan. The virus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.

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A damaged vehicle is removed from the site of a bomb explosion in Kabul, Afghanistan. A sticky bomb attached to the vehicle detonated, according to Firdaus Faramraz, spokesman for the Kabul police chief.

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Beds are set out in rows at the Federal Medical Station for hospital surge capacity set up at Temple University's Liacouras Center in Philadelphia.

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The USNS Comfort, a naval hospital ship with a 1,000 bed-capacity, pulls up the Hudson River, before arriving at Pier 90 in New York. The ship will be used to treat New Yorkers who don't have coronavirus so hospitals can devote all their resources to treating those who do.

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A resident is removed from the Gallatin Center for Rehabilitation and Healing in Gallatin, Tenn. Multiple people tested positive for the coronavirus at the facility Friday. Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee issued a statewide "safer-at-home" order on Monday to help stem the state's rapid spread of coronavirus, mandating the closure of all nonessential businesses while urging residents to remain at home whenever possible for the next two weeks.

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Thai Buddhist monks wear face shield to protect themselves from new coronavirus as they walk to collect alms from devotees in Bangkok, Thailand. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.

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A grandfather and his grandson wearing face masks to help protect against the coronavirus use binoculars to view the north side at Imjingak in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia.

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Venezuela's migrants receive free meals from a Spanish NGO in Lima, Peru, when the country is about to enter the third week of a government decreed state of emergency that restricts residents to their homes to help contain the spread of the new coronavirus. COVID-19 causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.

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Signs thanking medical workers decorate the lawn in front of the Gallatin Center for Rehabilitation and Healing Monday in Gallatin, Tenn. Multiple people tested positive for the coronavirus at the facility Friday. Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee issued a statewide "safer-at-home" order on Monday to help stem the state's rapid spread of coronavirus, mandating the closure of all nonessential businesses while urging residents to remain at home whenever possible for the next two weeks.

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Devotees offer food to Thai Buddhist monks as they wear face shield to protect themselves from new coronavirus in Bangkok, Thailand. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.

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Volunteers prepare food packages for people stranded in their homes due to the lockdown to contain the outbreak of the coronavirus, in Karachi, Pakistan. The virus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.

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Pope Francis meets with Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte, left, at the Vatican. The pontiff on Sunday urged authorities to take special care of those in nursing homes, military barracks and jails in the attempts to slow the spread of the coronavirus. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.

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A man walks past a countdown display for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo. The countdown clock is ticking again for the Tokyo Olympics. They will be July 23 to Aug. 8, 2021. The clock read 479 days to go. This seems light years away, but also small and insignificant compared to the worldwide fallout from the coronavirus.

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Jennifer Adams, a nurse, at UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center, participates in a vigil in Los Angeles. The vigil was put on to celebrate the steps that have been made at the medical center in protecting nurses' health and safety during the COVID-19 outbreak, and to call on further action from the federal government and demand additional improvements for nurses everywhere.

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People prepare places to sleep in area marked by painted boxes on the ground of a parking lot at a makeshift camp for the homeless in Las Vegas. Officials opened part of a parking lot as a makeshift homeless shelter after a local shelter closed when a man staying there tested positive for the coronavirus.

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President Donald Trump holds his hand to his face as he talks about masks during a briefing about the coronavirus in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.

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Adjutant stork and cows are seen at a garbage dump that has been made out of bound for rag pickers by district administration during the nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Guwahati.

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Father Bryce Evans waits to hear confession at the drive-up confession site of St. Maron's Maronite Catholic Church in northeast Minneapolis as efforts continue in Minnesota to slow down the coronavirus in the state.

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Volunteer workers in a clothing factory manufacturing firefighting gear, make hospital gowns for medical staff to protect them from the coronavirus, in Arnedo, northern Spain.

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Venezuela's Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza, center, wearing a protective face mask as a preventive measure against the spread of the new coronavirus poses with medical specialists from China upon their arrival at the Simon Bolivar International Airport in La Guaira, Venezuela.

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Motorists are sprayed with disinfectant in an attempt to curb the spread of coronavirus outbreak at the gate of a housing complex in South Tangerang, Indonesia. Indonesia will close its doors to foreign arrivals in an attempt to curb the coronavirus spread while the country plans to bring home more than a million nationals working abroad.

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Farmers harvest mustard crop near Badhra township in Charkhi Dadri district of Haryana.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during her visit to Kolkata Police headquarters at Lal Bazar. Kolkata Police Commissioner Anuj Sharma is also seen.

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Hindu priests maintain social distance while offering Maha Aarti on the banks of River Narmada during the nationwide lockout, in wake of the coronavirus outbreak, in Jabalpur.

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