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Apr 19, 2021

City streets wear a deserted look after announcement of lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases, at Badi Chuapar in Jaipur.

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View of snow covered Himalayan ranges following fresh snowfall, in Shimla.

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A shopkeeper shows new colour coded stickers for sale issued by Mumbai Police for smooth travel of vehicles involved in transporting essential services and medical care, in Mumbai.

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Passengers sit on the roof of an over crowded bus at Anand Vihar Terminal after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delh.

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Farmers shout slogans as they take part in a protest against the central government's recent agricultural reforms on the outskirts of Amritsar.

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BJP National President J P Nadda addresses during an election campaign road show in favour of party candidate Priya Saha from Sainthia constituency, at Sainthia in Birbhum district.

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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee during an election campaign rally for State Assembly Polls, in Uttar Dinajpur district.

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Union Home Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah during a roadshow in support of party candidates for the West Bengal Assembly Polls at Balurghat in South Dinajpur district.

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Defense Minister Rajnath Singh campaigns ahead of 6th phase of West Bengal Assembly polls, at Krishnanagar in Nadia district.

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A medic collects swab samples for COVID-19 test from police personnel, who were deployed in Damoh Legislative by-election, as coronavirus cases rise across the country, at Government JP Hospital in Bhopal.

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People wait to undergo COVID-19 tests as coronavirus cases surge in Kozhikode.

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Passengers arrive at Anand Vihar Terminal after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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Migrants arrive at Anand Vihar Terminal after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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Installation of an INOXCVA oxygen tank at SMIMER Medical Hospital, in Surat.

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Nuns of Missionaries of Charity wearing face masks as a precaution against the coronavirus line up to get tested for COVID-19, in Kolkata.

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People wait for their turn to get tested for Covid-19 at a testing centre, as coronavirus cases surge across the country, in Kolkata.

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People wait for their turn to get tested for Covid-19 at a testing centre, as coronavirus cases surge across the country, in Kolkata.

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A elderly man reacts after buying alcohol from a wine shop after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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Traffic jam in New Delhi after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases .

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Migrants arrive at Kaushambi Bus Terminal after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases in Kaushambi, Ghaziabad.

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Covid-19 patients watch a movie at a COVID Care Centre in Surat.

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Ambulances carrying the bodies of COVID-19 victims, parked near the Ghagra Mukti Dham during a protest by drivers against alleged mismanagement in the burials of COVID-19 victims, in Ranchi.

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People stand in queues to buy liquor after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, outside a wine shop near Delhi- Gurugram border, in Gurugram.

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People buy alcohol from a wine shop after High Court ordered complete lockdown due to surge in coronavirus cases, in Lucknow.

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Traffic jam near Kaushmabi Terminal in Kaushambi.

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BJP leader Mithun Chakraborty during a roadshow in support of his party candidates ahead of the 6th phase of West Bengal Assembly Polls, at Krishnanagar in Nadia district.

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Health workers take rest in between cremating COVID 19 victims in New Delhi. New Delhi has imposed a weeklong lockdown to prevent the collapse of the Indian capital's health system amid an explosive surge in coronavirus cases.

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A health worker talks to a woman in a quarantine center for COOVID 19 patients, in New Delhi.

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Empty tankers are loaded on a train wagon at the Kalamboli goods yard in Navi Mumbai, before they are transported to collect liquid medical oxygen from other states.

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People wearing face masks as a precaution against the coronavirus line up to get tested for COVID-19 at a government hospital in Jammu.

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Workers arrange beds at a COVID-19 treatment facility newly set up at an indoor stadium in Guwahati.

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Members of disaster response force spray disinfectants as a precautionary measure against COVID-19 in Hyderabad.

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A body of a COVID 19 victim waits to be cremated in New Delhi.

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Empty tankers are loaded on a train wagon at the Kalamboli goods yard in Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra state, before they are transported to collect liquid medical oxygen from other states.

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Empty tankers are loaded on a train wagon at the Kalamboli goods yard in Navi Mumbai, before they are transported to collect liquid medical oxygen from other states.

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Migrant workers arrive at Kaushambi Terminal after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in Kaushambi district.

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Migrants arrive at Kaushambi Bus Terminal after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases in Kaushambi, Ghaziabad.

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Passengers sit on the roof of a over crowded bus after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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Passengers arrive at Anand Vihar Terminal after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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Passengers arrive at Anand Vihar Terminal after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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Passengers sit on the roof of a over crowded bus after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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First COVID positive mother was operated and Caesarian done to deliver 2 healthy twin female babies at MCH COVID Hospital Gandhinagar of Government medical college Jammu.

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Faf du Plessis of Chennai Super Kings plays a shot during match 12 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Faf du Plessis of Chennai Super Kings plays a shot during match 12 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Ruturaj Gaikwad of Chennai Super Kings reacts during match 12 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Faf du Plessis of Chennai Super Kings plays a shot during match 12 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Chris Morris of Rajasthan Royals celebrates after taking the wicket of Faf du Plessis of Chennai Super Kings during match 12 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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MS Dhoni captain of Chennai Super Kings during match 12 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Dwayne Bravo of Chennai Super Kings plays a shot during match 12 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Jos Buttler of Rajasthan Royals plays a shot during match 12 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Bihar Police check vehicles on Monday night during night curfew imposed to curb the spread of Covid-19 cases, in Patna.

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Students make their way after being evacuated from their residence at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.

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A building burns on the campus of the University of Cape, South Africa. A wildfire raging on the slopes of the mountain forced the evacuation of students from the University.

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Firefighters douse a burning building at the University of Cape Town, South Africa. A wildfire raging on the slopes of Table Mountain forced students to evacuate their residence as firefighters battled the blaze.

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