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Apr 02, 2020

Delhi Police personnel announces for people to stay home on a megaphone during the nationwide lockdown, imposed in a bid to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Firefighters spray disinfectant on streets around a hospital during the nationwide lockdown, in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, in Bhubaneswar.

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A civic worker sprays disinfectant on his own footwear during the nationwide lockdown, imposed in a bid to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with all chief ministers to discuss ways to check the spread of coronavirus through a video conference, in New Delhi.

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Odisha Government has set up Odisha Govt sets up two COVID-19 dedicated hospitals with a capacity of 650 beds including 500 bedded facility near KIMS in Bhubaneswar and 150 bedded facility at Ashwini hospital in Cuttack. Both were completed in a record time of one week.

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A civic worker sprays disinfectant on the Police van during the nationwide lockdown, imposed in a bid to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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A health worker sprays disinfectants in a locality during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Srinagar.

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Firefighters spray disinfectants on streets to contain the spread of coronavirus during the nationwide lockdown, in Guwahati.

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Police personnel punish offenders for flouting the lockdown imposed in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, in Jabalpur.

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Trucks parked at Azadpur Mandi during the nationwide lockdown, imposed in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Workers sort tomatoes for selling at a wholesale market during the nationwide lockdown, imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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Doctors wearing protective gear scan visitors at the entrance of a hospital in wake of coronavirus outbreak, during the nationwide lockdown, in Srinagar.

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Road outside Chattarpur Mandir wears a deserted look during the nationwide complete lockdown, imposed in a bid to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Deserted Nizamuddin Railway Station during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Firefighters spray disinfectants at a locality near Nizamuddin mosque during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi. The Nizamuddin Markaz, the Tablighi Jamaat headquarters in south Delhi, has emerged as an epicentre for spread of the coronavirus in different parts of the country after thousands of people took part in a congregation from March 1-15.

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People travel in a solar-powered three wheeler vehicle during a nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Bengaluru.

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Women rickshaw drivers wait for commuters during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Thane.

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BSF Jawan cleaning the car before entering the headquarters during a nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of the pandemic, in Kolkata.

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A woman carry essentials from a local market during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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Policeman wearing virus themed helmets ride on motorcycles during an awareness rally aimed at preventing the spread of new coronavirus in Hyderabad.

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Policeman wearing virus themed helmets ride on horses during an awareness rally aimed at preventing the spread of new coronavirus in Hyderabad.

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Labourers work on a bamboo structure during a nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Bengaluru.

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A vendors selling pumpkins waits for customers during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Azadpur market in New Delhi.

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A volunteer provides sanitiser to people queued for food during a nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Bengaluru.

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Medics wearing protective suits sit in the premises of Nalanda Medical College Hospital to screen visitors for COVID 19 symptoms, during the nationwide lockdown amid coronavirus outbreak, in Patna.

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A Nepalese volunteer sprays disinfectants as a precautionary measure against COVID-19 in Kathmandu, Nepal.

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Medical workers wearing protective gear arrive at Worli Police colony, to transport a suspected coronavirus patient to a hospital for treatment, during the nationwide lockdown, in Mumbai.

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A view of a prepared railway coach to be used as isolation wards for COVID 19 patients, during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, in Patna.

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Anganwadi workers and medics during a door-to-door survey, to screen people for COVID 19 symptoms, during a nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, at Hindpidi area in Ranchi.

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Workers walk during a nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, near Sadar Bazaar in New Delhi.

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A vendor arranges milk trays during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic in Kolkata.

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People stand in queues as volunteers distribute food during the nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Jammu.

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People maintain social distance as they stand in a queue to receive free ration during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Prayagraj.

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Slum dwellers make flower garlands on the occasion of Ram Navami festival during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Amritsar.

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Health workers return back after they were denied permission by residents to collect samples for COVID 19 test, in Hindipiri area of Ranchi.

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A worker transfers sacks of food grains from a vehicle to a chopper for distribution among residents living in remote places, during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Miao in Changlang district.

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Devotees celebrate 'Ram Navami' during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic in Kolkata.

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People buy sweets on the occasion of Ram Navami festival during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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Vendors selling vegetables wait for customers during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Azadpur market in New Delhi.

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A man feeds stray dogs during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Thane.

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A coronavirus graffiti drawn at a junction to create awareness during a nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of the pandemic, in Bengaluru.

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Trucks stand parked during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Azadpur market in New Delhi.

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Devotees outside closed Jhandewalan Mandir on the occasion of Ram Navami during a nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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People maintain social distance as they stand in a queue to offer prayers at a Hanuman temple, during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Dhanbad

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People throng to a market to buy vegetables during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Thane

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Locals set up a temporary barricade to prevent people from entering the area amid fear of coronavirus outbreak during a nationwide lockdown, in Guwahati

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Nurses arrive at a hospital for training on coronavirus treatment, during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of the pandemic, in Guwahati.

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Devotees offer prayers outside a closed temple on the occasion of Ram Navami festival, during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Jabalpur.

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Police personnel distribute food among the needy during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Patna.

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Hindu priests wearing face masks perform rituals during 'Ram Navami' festival at a temple closed for devotees as part of lockdown to curb the spread of new coronavirus in Hyderabad. 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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Workers clean railway coaches to be used as isolation wards for COVID 19 patients, during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, in Patna.

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People throng to a vegetable market during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Ajmer.

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People carry essentials during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Azadpur market in New Delhi.

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A delivery man carries LPG gas cylinders during a nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Karol Bagh in New Delhi.

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People release a bowl of 'Saakh' in Tawi river on the occasion of Ram Navami, during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Jammu.

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Trains stand parked at New Delhi Railway Station during a nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Ram Navami during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Bhopal.

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Devotees cook food to be distributed among the needy during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Vrindavan in Mathura.

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People buy flowers on Ram Navami, during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Nivaranpur in Ranchi.

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Firefighters attempt to douse a blaze at Bamboo Bazaar in Bengaluru. At least 10 shops were reduced to ashes as fire fighters struggled to contain the blaze.

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Civilian nurses, contracted by the Florida Department of Health, gather before the start of testing for COVID-19 at the regional temporary drive-thru testing site at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Wednesday marked the first day of testing age restrictions being lifted at the OCCC site.

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Residents get their temperature checked in Wuhan in central China's Wuhan province. Skepticism about China’s reported coronavirus cases and deaths has swirled throughout the crisis, fueled by official efforts to quash bad news in the early days and a general distrust of the government. In any country, getting a complete picture of the infections amid the fog of war is virtually impossible.

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A nurse takes the temperature of a woman outside a bus station in Soacha, on the outskirts of Bogota, Colombia. Health authorities are checking the temperature of commuters in some of the busiest bus stations as a measure to contain the spread of the new coronavirus.

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In this handout photo provided by the Turkish Defence Ministry, Italian soldiers unload Personal Protection Equipment donated by Turkey to help the country combat the new coronavirus outbreak, in Rome, Italy. 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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Visitors waiting to collect free food outside the Bowery Mission are instructed to wash their hands at a kiosk due to coronavirus concerns in New York. 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 coronavirus patient is transferred from a hospital to a home for the elderly by members of the medical staff of Klinicare in Brussels. 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 woman wearing a face mask walks past the White House in Washington. The District of Columbia has issued a stay-home order for all residents as the number of positive infections from the new coronavirus continue to rise.

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Kimberly Smith, a registered ICU nurse at Corpus Christi Medical Center - Doctor's Regional, protests the lack of personal protective equipment and COVID-19 preparedness at the hospital in Corpus Christi, Texas.

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Cemetery workers bury a person at the Vila Formosa cemetery in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Vila Formosa cemetery, the largest in Latin America, has had a 30 percent increase in the number of burials after the start of the spread of the new coronavirus, according to the cemetery's administration.

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Cemetery workers in protective clothing bury a person at the Vila Formosa cemetery in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Vila Formosa cemetery, the largest in Latin America, has had a 30 percent increase in the number of burials amid spread of the new coronavirus, according to the cemetery's administration.

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Health workers applaud as people react from their houses in support of the medical staff that are working on the COVID-19 virus outbreak at the Gregorio Maranon hospital in Madrid, Spain. 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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The buildings of the banking district are reflected in the river Main in Frankfurt, Germany. Due to the coronavirus the economy worldwide expects heavy losses. 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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Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a cabinet meeting via videoconference at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia. 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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Pakistani government employees crowd together waiting to receive their salaries ignoring social distancing recommendations to help avoid the spread of coronavirus, outside a bank in Peshawar, Pakistan. Authorities imposed a nationwide lockdown and appealed for people to avoid public gatherings as a preventive measures to contain the spread of coronavirus.

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An ambulance arrives at the ExCel Center in London that is being turned into a 4000 bed temporary hospital know as NHS Nightingale to help deal with some of the coronavirus outbreak victims in London.

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Women perform 'Aarti' of Lord Rama, as they pray for the country to get rid of coronavirus, during Rama Navami celebration in Varanasi.

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