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Apr 17, 2021

Prime Minister Narendra Modi during an election campaign rally in support of BJP party candidates for the West Bengal Assembly Polls at Gangarampur in South Dinajpur district.

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Tamil Nadu police personnel pay gun salute near the mortal remains of actor Vivek during his funeral ceremony, in Chennai.

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Maharashtra Minister Chhagan Bhujbal during a COVID-19 review meeting, in Nashik district.

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BKC Covid-19 vaccination centre was closed due shortage of Covid vaccine, amid the rise in Covid-19 cases across the country, in Mumbai.

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India Gate area wears a deserted look during the weekend lockdown in view of the recent surge in coronavirus cases, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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India Gate area wears a deserted look during the weekend lockdown in view of the recent surge in coronavirus cases, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Passengers wait to board trains, amid the ongoing surge in coronavirus cases in Kanpur.

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Supporters of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during an election campaign rally for the West Bengal Assembly Polls at Gangarampur in South Dinajpur district.

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Visitors walk on a street leading to the historic Charminar, closed in view of the recent surge in coronavirus cases, in Hyderabad.

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BJP supporters of Suvendu Adhikary during an election campaign rally for the West Bengal Assembly Polls, at Illambazar in Birbhum district.

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Police person stands guard at the empty Ajmer dargah, as coronavirus cases surge countrywide, in Ajmer.

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Muslims break their fast on a Railway Station during the ongoing holy month of Ramadan, in Kolkata.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah during an election campaign rally for West Bengal Assembly Polls, in Amdanga.

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Laxmi Nagar area wears a deserted look, during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Har Ki Pauri Ghat wears a deserted look during Kumbh Mela 2021 following a surge in COVID-19 cases, in Haridwar.

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Patients sit inside an anbulance as they wait to be admitted to another hospital to make space for critical COVID-19 patients, at Government Civil Hospital in Ahmedabad.

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Migrant workers board interstate buses for Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, and Bihar, as cases of Covid-19 rise in the NCR region, in Gurugram.

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Family members pay their last respect to actor Vivek, 59, who passed away a day after he was admitted to a hospital, in Chennai.

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Tents belonging to Niranjani Akhada and Anand Akhada after they annouunced end of Kumbh Mela following a surge in COVID-19 cases, in Haridwar.

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Closed shops at Vikas Marg, during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Officers of The King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery arrive for the Gun Salute for the funeral of Britain's Prince Philip at Windsor Castle in Windsor, England. Prince Philip died April 9 at the age of 99 after 73 years of marriage to Britain's Queen Elizabeth II.

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Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) chief Vaiko arrives to pay his last respect to actor Vivek, who was passed away a day after he was admitted to a hospital, in Chennai.

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Fans of Tamil actor Vivek, gather to pay their last respect, who passed away a day after he was admitted to a hospital, in Chennai.

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In this undated photo, Bollywood actor Sonu Sood. Sood tested postive for the coronavirus on Saturday, April 17, 2021.

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Manish after defeating Daniel Ilyushonok from Israel in a bout during the AIBA Youth Men’s and Women’s World Championships in Kielce, Poland.

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Athletes participate in a cyclothone conducted by Kerala Fire and Rescue Service during the National Fire Service Day, at Ernakulam.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during an election campaign rally in support of BJP party candidates for the West Bengal Assembly Polls at Gangarampur in South Dinajpur district.

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Supporters of Union Home Minister Amit Shah during an election campaign rally for West Bengal Assembly Polls, in Amdanga.

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Empty LPG cylinders used in an electric crematorium for cremation of COVID-19 patients, amid rise in coronavirus cases in Ranchi.

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Farmers use a combined harvester in a wheat field in Amritsar.

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WB CM Mamata Banerjee during an election campaign rally for West Bengal Assembly Polls, at Galsi in Purba Bardhaman district.

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Relatives interact with family members who are admitted inside a COVID-19 hospital via video call, as coronavirus cases surge countrywide, in Ahmeadbad.

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Har Ki Pauri Ghat wears a deserted look during Kumbh Mela 2021 following a surge in COVID-19 cases, in Haridwar.

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A man carries a boy, suffering from illness, to catch a bus for their native palace, during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, at Kaushambi Bus Terminal in Ghaziabad.

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People arrive to board buses for their native places at ISBT Anand Vihar, during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Delhi police personnel check vehicles coming from Gurugram side during weekend curfew, imposed in wake of rising covid-19 cases, at Delhi- Gurugram Expressway, in Gurugram.

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RJD Supporters celebrate after former Chief Minister of Bihar, Lalu Prasad Yadav granted bail in fodder scam case by the Jharkand high court in Patna.

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Less vehicular movement on the roads of National capital during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Workers of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) distribute face masks during an awareness campaign against the spread of the Covid-19, in Mumbai.

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Workers and relatives, wearing PPE kit, performs cremation of a person who died of Covid at the Nigambodh Ghat cremation, amid rise in Covid -19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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A physically challenged elector comes out of a polling booth after casting his vote in the bypoll for Tirupati Lok Sabha constituency (SC Reserved), in Tirupati.

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RJD leader Tejaswi Yadav speak to media person after Jharkhand high court grants bail to RJD leader Lalu Prasad Yadav in fodder scam case, in Patna.

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Social worker sanitize the market area during weekend lockdown in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases, in Bikaner.

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Security personnel carry out flag march to create awareness against the spread of the coronavirus during the weekend curfew at Badi Chaupar in Jaipur.

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Media persons outside RJD senior leader Rabri Devi's residence after Rashtriya Janata Dal and former chief minister of Bihar, Lalu Yadav granted bail in fodder scam case by the Jharkhand High Court, in Patna.

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Connaught Place wears a deserted look during weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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A worker arrange oxygen cylinders at Covid care centre, Vashi in Navi Mumbai.

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RJD supporters celebrate outside former Bihar CM Rabri Devi's residence after Jharkhand high court grant bail to RJD leader Lalu Prasad Yadav in fodder scam case, in Patna.

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People stand in a queue to cast their vote at a polling station during the 5th phase of State Assembly Election at Salt Lake, in Kolkata.

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A voter, wearing face mask, shows her ink-marked finger after casting her vote during the 5th phase of State Assembly Election at Salt Lake, in Kolkata.

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A security personnel carry an elderly voter to a polling station to cast vote during the 5th phase of State Assembly Election at Salt Lake, in Kolkata.

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Workers unload oxygen cylinders from a truck at a hospital, amid countrywide spike in Covid-19 cases, in Prayagraj.

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Connaught Place wears a deserted look during weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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Police personnel march on the street of Varanasi during weekend lockdown imposed the in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Varanasi.

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Connaught Place wears a deserted look during weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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Migrants arriving from Maharashtra by special train outside Hatia railway station, amid the rise in COVID-19 cases across the country, in Ranchi.

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Deserted view of Godowlia Crossing during weekend lockdown in the wake of rising covid-19 cases across the country in Varanasi.

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A deserted view of Ganga ghat during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Varanasi.

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Security personnel keep tight vigil after a clash during the 5th phase of Assembly Election at Salt Lake, in Kolkata.

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Sadhus seen walking on the banks of river Ganga during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Varanasi.

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Firefighters attempt to douse a fire that broke out in a factory at Old Manesar Road, Narsinghpur in Gurugram.

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A deserted view of NH 9 during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Delhi.

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A deserted view of Delhi Noida Direct Flyway during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Delhi.

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Police personnel screen vehicles for identity cards near Akshardham temple police check post during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Delhi.

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Police personnel screen vehicles for identity cards near Akshardham temple police check post during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Delhi.

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Delhi Police personnel seen next to barricades near Akshardham temple police check post during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Delhi.

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Voters stand in a queue to cast their vote at a polling station during 5th phase of State Assembly Election at Salt Lake, in Kolkata.

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Women shows their Voter ID card, as they stand in a queue to cast their vote at a polling station during 5th phase of State Assembly Election at Salt Lake, in Kolkata.

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Women show their voter ID card, as they stand in a queue to cast their vote at a polling station during the 5th phase of West Bengal State Assembly polls, amid surge in Covid-19 cases across the country, at Ranaghat, Nadia.

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Voters show their voter identity card outside a polling station during the 5th phase of State Assembly elections at Kamarhati Constituency of North 24 Parganas.

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Voters undergoing thermal screening, as they stand in a queue to cast their vote at a polling station during the 5th phase of West Bengal State Assembly polls, amid surge in Covid-19 cases across the country, at Ranaghat, Nadia.

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CRPF personnel stand guard at a polling station, after EC order repolling of booth (92nd ward) of Velachery state assembly constituency, in Chennai

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Voters stand in a queue to cast their vote at a polling station during 5th phase of State Assembly Election at Salt Lake, in Kolkata.

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A man shows his ink-marked finger, after casting his vote during re-poll of Velachery state assembly constituency, in Chennai.

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A voter shows his finger marked with indelible ink after casting his vote at a polling station, during 5th phase of State Assembly poll in North 24 Parganas.

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Migrants undergo thermal screening process after arriving from Maharashtra by special train at Hatia Railway Station, amid the rise in COVID-19 cases across the country, in Ranchi.

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Devotees perform rituals on the bank of Ganga river during the 'Chaiti Chhath' festival, in Patna.

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Voters stand in a queue to cast their vote during Madhupur assembly by-poll, in Deoghar district.

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Voters show their voter identity card outside a polling station during the 5th phase of State Assembly elections at Kamarhati Constituency of North 24 Parganas.

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A senior citizen arrives to cast his vote at a polling booth during the 5th phase of Assembly elections at North 24 Parganas district in West Bengal.

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Voters undergo thermal screening as they arrive to to cast their votes during the 5th phase of Assembly election at North 24 Parganas district in West Bengal.

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People stand in a queue to cast their vote at a polling station during the 5th phase of State Assembly elections at Santipur, in Nadia

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A security person keeps vigil as people wait in a queue to cast votes at a polling station, during the 5th phase of Assembly elections at North 24 Parganas district in West Bengal.

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A young girl shows her finger marked with indelible ink after casting her vote at a polling station, during 5th phase of State Assembly poll at North 24 Parganas district in West Bengal.

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A deserted view of Ganga ghat during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Varanasi.

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An elderly man arrives in a wheel-chair to cast his vote during the 5th phase of West Bengal state assembly polls, in South 24 Parganas district.

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Tottenham's Eric Dier, left, duels for the ball with Everton's Alex Iwobi during the English Premier League soccer match between Everton and Tottenham Hotspur at Goodison Park in Liverpool, England.

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Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, and President Joe Biden speak at a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.

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A health worker checks temperature of voters at a polling station during the 5th phase of State Assembly elections at Kamarhati Constituency of North 24 Parganas.

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A security person keeps vigil as people wait in queues to cast votes at a polling station during the 5th phase of State Assembly elections at Kamarhati Constituency of North 24 Parganas.

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Voters show their fingers marked with indelible ink after casting their votes at a polling station during the 5th phase of Assembly elections at North 24 Parganas district District in West Bengal.

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People stand in a queue to cast their vote at a polling station during the 5th phase of State Assembly elections at Kamarhati Constituency of North 24 Parganas.

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People stand in a queue to cast their vote at a polling station during the 5th phase of State Assembly elections at North 24 Parganas district.

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Women dance near the Arch of Triumph on the Day of the Sun, the birth anniversary of late leader Kim Il Sung, in Pyongyang, North Korea.

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A family attends the burial service for David Ferreira Gomes, who died from complications related to COVID-19, at the Campo da Esperanca cemetery in Brasilia, Brazil.

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App-based food delivery workers protest for better working conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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A girl holds the Spanish message: "I want to learn at school" during a protest outside the Ministry of Education after the government decided to suspend in-person classes to curb a spike in coronavirus cases in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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The Royal Caribbean cruise ship, Reflection, leaves Kingstown bay carrying people from the US, England, and Canada who were trapped in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines after last week's volcanic eruption on the eastern Caribbean island of St. Vincent.

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USA's Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker perform during the ice dance - free dance program of the ISU World Team Trophy figure skating competition in Osaka, western Japan.

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Canada's Carolane Soucisse and Shane Firus perform during the ice dance - free skating program of the ISU World Team Trophy figure skating competition in Osaka, western Japan.

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A cat walks in a deserted market area during a weekend lockdown in New Delhi. Over 200,000 new infections were detected in the past 24 hours, and major cities, like Mumbai and New Delhi, are under virus restrictions.

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A man crosses a deserted street during a weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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People ride a motorbike on a deserted street during a weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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An autorickshaw drives on a deserted street during a weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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Delhi Police officers stand at a check point during a weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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A cyclist pedals past a deserted street during a weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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Voters wait to cast their votes during the fifth phase of West Bengal state elections in Newtown Rajarhat, North 24 Parganas district.

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A man idling his time at a Chandni chowk market during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Police personnel patrol at a Chandni market area during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Chandni Chowk market wears a deserted look during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar of Sunrisers Hyderabad gets bowled during match 9 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Mumbai Indians and the Sunrisers Hyderabad, at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

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Keiron Pollard of Mumbai Indians during match 9 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Mumbai Indians and the Sunrisers Hyderabad, at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

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Jonny Bairstow of Sunrisers Hyderabad plays a shot during match 9 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Mumbai Indians and the Sunrisers Hyderabad, at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

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Jonny Bairstow of Sunrisers Hyderabad plays a shot during match 9 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Mumbai Indians and the Sunrisers Hyderabad, at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

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David Warner captain of Sunrisers Hyderabad tries to run out Kieron Pollard of Mumbai Indians during match 9 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Mumbai Indians and the Sunrisers Hyderabad, at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

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Keiron Pollard of Mumbai Indians plays a shot during match 9 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Mumbai Indians and the Sunrisers Hyderabad, at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

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Quinton de Kock of Mumbai Indians plays a shot during match 9 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Mumbai Indians and the Sunrisers Hyderabad, at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

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