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Apr 30, 2021

Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture to aware people on COVID-19 precautions, in Puri.

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Illuminated Golden temple on the eve of 400th birth anniversary of Guru Teg Bahadur, at the Golden Temple in Amritsar.

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UP CM Yogi Adityanath during a visit to COVID-19 hospital, established by DRDO, amid a spike in coronavirus cases in Lucknow.

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Police personnel stand guard ahead of counting day in Kanyakumari.

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People gather at Jharakti bus station in an attempt to reach their native places amid the second wave of coronavirus, in Kanpur.

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A man looks on during mass cremation of COVID-19 victims at a crematorium, on the outskirts of Bengaluru.

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Japan's Misaki Doi serves to Japan's Naomi Osaka during their match at the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain.

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A man weeps at the funeral of Rabbi Eliezer Goldberg, who died during Lag BaOmer celebrations at Mt. Meron in northern Israel, in Jerusalem. A stampede at a religious festival attended by tens of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews in northern Israel killed dozens of people and injured about 150 early Friday, medical officials said. It was one of the country's deadliest civilian disasters.

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Romania's Simona Halep returns the ball to Spain's Sara Sorribes during their match at the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain

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WB CM Mamata Banerjee during a video conference with party workers, in Kolkata.

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Workers build new platforms to cremate COVID-19 bodies, as coronavirus cases surge in record numbers, outside Sarai Kale Khan Crematorium in New Delhi.

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Mass cremation of people who died of Covid-19 coronavirus at a cremation ground at Ghazipur, in New Delhi.

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A COVID-19 patient receives free oxygen, provided by NGO Hemkunt Foundation, during the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in Gurugram.

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A tanker supplies medical oxygen gas for COVID-19 patients at the Rajiv Gandhi super-speciality hospital, amid a shortage of gas in the national capital due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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Critical patients receive free oxygen provided by a Gurdwara, amid rise in coronavirus cases across the country, in Indirapuram, Ghaziabad.

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Muslim devouts offer prayers during the ongoing holy fasting month of Ramzan at Leisure Valley Ground in Gurugram.

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In this combo photo, COVID-19 patients receive free oxygen provided by a gurdwara, amid rise in coronavirus cases across the country, in Indirapuram, Ghaziabad.

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Victims of Covid-19 being cremated at Dwarka cremation ground in New Delhi.

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A patient with an oxygen cylinder waits outside RUHS hospital in Jaipur.

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A health worker checks a COVID-19 patient on oxygen support at a hospital, during the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in Bengaluru.

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An under construction temporary Covid Care Centre at Ramlila Maidan, as coronavirus cases surge across the country, in New Delhi.

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Worker refill oxygen cylinders for hospitals treating Covid-19 patients, after Kishore Bharati Stadium turned into COVID hospital, amid the countrywide rise in Covid-19 cases, in Kolkata.

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A medic takes a nasal swab sample for the COVID- 19 test amid the rise in coronavirus cases, at a swab collect kiosk of urban community health center (UCHC), in Bhubaneswar.

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Employees work in the production of Biontech/Pfizer's Comirnaty vaccine at Allergopharma's production facilities in Reinbek, Germany. Around 400 liters of the vaccine are filled in the stainless steel mobile container behind the glass pane in a clean room. Federal Health Minister Spahn visited the plant in Reinbeck near Hamburg on Friday for the symbolic start of production of the vaccine here.

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An underconstruction temporary Covid Care Centre at Ramlila Maidan, as coronavirus cases surge across the country, in New Delhi.

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Health workers help a COVID-19 patient during admission at a hospital, as coronavirus cases spike in Kolkata.

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People queue outside a government dispensary to buy Covid-19 vaccine Remdesivir, an anti-viral drug amid the pandemic, set up at Government Kilpauk Medical College.

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A pharmacy inside Kishore Bharati Stadium, converted into a COVID-19 hospital, amid the rise in coronavirus cases across the country, in Kolkata.

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Beds lined inside Kishore Bharati Stadium, converted into a COVID-19 hospital, amid the rise in coronavirus cases across the country, in Kolkata.

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Family members of COVID-19 patients wait outside an oxygen-filling centre to refill their empty cylinders, as demand for the gas rises due to spike in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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A deserted street during 84-hour lockdown imposed in 11 out of the 20 districts of Jammu and Kashmir by administration in a bid to tackle the surge in COVID-19 cases, in Srinagar. 3474 new COVID-19 positive cases and 17 deaths, have been reported since yesterday in Jammu and Kashmir, as cases continue to witness surge.

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Friday prayers being observed at a Idgah mosque, maintaining Covid-19 protocols, in Lucknow.

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Sikh religious warriors perform perform 'Gatka', an ancient form of Sikh martial arts, during a religious procession on the eve of 400th birth anniversary of Guru Teg Bahadur Ji, near the Golden Temple in Amritsar.

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Police personnel using hand mic to control as beneficiaries reacts after a long wait to receive a dose of Covid-19 vaccine, at a hospital in Kolkata.

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Bangladesh's Mehidy Hasan, center, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of Sri Lanka's Oshada Fernando, second right, during the second day of the second test cricket match between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in Pallekele, Sri Lanka.

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Health worker checks COVID-19 patients undergoing treatment at the temporary Covid ward at Shehnai Banquet Hall, as coronavirus cases surge across the country, in New Delhi.

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Workers load oxygen cylinders in bottling plants as the oxygen supply decreases in Sangli district.

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Migrants and other passengers arrive at the railway station to head for their hometown, amidst curfew imposed to prevent the spread of COVID-19, in Jammu.

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Medic takes swab sample of traders and workers for COVID-19 testing by Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) at APMC Grain Market.

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Members of the Kissan Sangharsh Committee protest against Punjab Government over land acquisition for the Delhi-Katra Express Highway, near Punjab residence in Patiala.

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Workers refill oxygen cylinders for hospitals treating Covid-19 patients, amid the rise in Covid-19 cases across the country, in Patna.

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A private security guard stands outside an empty coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination centre after Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) issued a notice about no vaccinations for three days in Mumbai.

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Workers at an oxygen cylinder bottling plant amidst shortage of the gas amidst the COVID-19 pandemic situation, in Sangli.

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Mounted police keep vigil near Charminar during Friday prayers of the Ramzan month, in Hyderabad.

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A COVID-19 patient receives primary treatment inside a car, as she waits for her turn to admit inside the Government COVID-19 hospital, in Ahmedabad.

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Relatives of COVID-19 patient victim grieve outside coronavirus OPD at Government COVID-19 hospital, in Ahmedabad.

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Russian influencer Leia Se, center, walks from the immigration office at Jimbaran, Bali, Indonesia. A U.S.-based YouTuber and a Russian influencer were ordered off Indonesia's resort island of Bali after recording themselves defying mandatory mask-wearing with some imaginative makeup.

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Taking forward the warm & friendly relations, a token of thanks extended to India's EU Partner Romania for their support with consignment containing 80 oxygen concentrators and 75 oxygen cylinders.

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A relative of a COVID-19 patient carries an oxygen cylinder after a free refill provided by Mahavir Temple Trust, in Patna.

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Devotees take part in a Nagar Kirtan procession to celebrate the upcoming 400th birth anniversary of 9th Sikh Guru Tegh Bahadur, in Patiala.

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Beneficiaries above the age of 45 years waiting to get vaccinated at the NESCO Jumbo Covid-19 Vaccination Centre, in Mumbai.

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Beneficiaries above the age of 45 years waiting to get vaccinated at the NESCO Jumbo Covid-19 Vaccination Centre, in Mumbai.

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Beneficiaries above the age of 45 years waiting to get vaccinated at the NESCO Jumbo Covid-19 Vaccination Centre, in Mumbai.

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Covid vaccination centers to be closed for next 3 days amid vaccine shortage, at the NESCO Jumbo Covid-19 Vaccination Centre in Mumbai.

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People aged 18+ trying to register themselves for vaccination but not getting registered due to unavailability of vaccination center for this age group, in Delhi.

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People aged 18+ trying to register themselves for vaccination but not getting registered due to unavailability of vaccination center for this age group, in Delhi.

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A Covid-19 patient waits to be admitted to a hospital, during the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in India, in Kanpur.

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Relief supplies from the United States in the wake of India's COVID-19 situation arrive at the Indira Gandhi International Airport cargo terminal in New Delhi.

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Policeman distributes token to beneficiaries at NMMC run Primary Health Care Center amidst shortage of COVID-19 vaccines, in Vashi area of Navi Mumbai.

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Police personnel forcefully stop the members of Kissan Sangharsh Committee breaking the brigades during protest against Punjab Government over land acquisition for the Delhi-Katra Express Highway, at near Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh Residence in Patiala.

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Migrants board a train towards their home states, amid spike in the numbers of positive coronavirus cases in the country, in Jalandhar.

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A deserted Dogra Chowk amidst curfew imposed to prevent the spread of COVID-19, in Jammu.

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Relatives queue up for free oxygen refill, being distributed in late night in the Walled City area of New Delhi.

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Russian military vehicles prepare to roll along Tverskaya street toward Red Square during a rehearsal for the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia. The parade will take place at Moscow's Red Square on May 9 to celebrate 76 years of the victory in WWII.

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South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, receives his second dose of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine at a health care center in Seoul, South Korea.

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Newly-married couple Yasemin Tuna and Murat Targut pose for their photographer as they walk in Istanbul's deserted Istiklal Street, the main shopping street of Istanbul, after the start of the latest lockdown to help protect from the spread of the coronavirus.

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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men dance next to a bonfire in Jerusalem. During the Lag Ba'Omer holiday, marking the end of a plague said to have decimated Jews during Roman times.

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A coal-fired RWE power plant steams on a sunny day in Neurath, Germany. Germany's top court ruled that the country's government has to set clear goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions after 2030, arguing that current legislation doesn't go far enough in ensuring that climate change is limited to acceptable levels.

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Israeli security officials and rescuers carry an Ultra-Orthodox Jewish man who was injured during the festival of Lag Ba'omer at Mt. Meron in northern Israel. A stampede at a religious festival attended by tens of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews in northern Israel killed dozens of people and injured more than 100 others early Friday, medical officials said, in one of the country's deadliest civilian disasters..

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Parked Russian military vehicles preparing to roll along Tverskaya street toward Red Square during a rehearsal for the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia. The parade will take place at Moscow's Red Square on May 9 to celebrate 76 years of the victory in WWII.

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Former first lady Rosalynn Carter looks on as President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden leave the home of former President Jimmy Carter during a trip to mark Biden‚ 100th day in office in Plains, Ga.

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Relief supplies from the United States in the wake of India's COVID-19 situation arrive at the Indira Gandhi International Airport cargo terminal in New Delhi.

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Relief supplies from the United States in the wake of India's COVID-19 situation arrive at the Indira Gandhi International Airport cargo terminal in New Delhi.

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Israeli security officials and rescuers carry a body of a victim who died during a Lag Ba'Omer celebrations at Mt. Meron in northern Israel. More than 100 people were injured, dozens critically, in a stampede at a Jewish religious gathering in northern Israel attended by tens of thousands of people, Israel's main rescue service said early Friday.

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Ultra Orthodox Jews look at the scene where fatalities were reported among the thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews during Lag BaOmer festival at Mt. Meron in northern Israel.

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Broken glasses are seen at the site where fatalities were reported during Lag BaOmer festival at Mt. Meron in northern Israel.

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Skullcaps and broken glasses are seen at the site where fatalities were reported among the thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews during Lag BaOmer festival at Mt. Meron in northern Israel.

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Israeli security officials and rescuers stand around the bodies of victims who died during a Lag Ba'Omer celebrations at Mt. Meron in northern Israel. The director of an Israeli ambulance service has confirmed that nearly 40 people died in a stampede at a religious festival in northern Israel.

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Israeli security officials and rescuers carry the bodies of a victims who died during a Lag BaOmer celebrations at Mt. Meron in northern Israel.

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People cheer as President Joe Biden speaks during a rally at Infinite Energy Center, to mark his 100th day in office in Duluth, Ga.Photo(AP04_30_2021_000013B)

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Ultra-Orthodox Jews light a bonfire during the Jewish holiday of Lag Ba'Omer celebration in Bnei Brak, Israel. The holiday marking the end of a plague said to have decimated Jews during the Roman times.

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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish youths stand next to a bonfire in Jerusalem. During the Lag Ba'Omer holiday, marking the end of a plague said to have decimated Jews during Roman times.

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A Nepalese fruit vendor uses his cell phone as shutters of shops are seen closed during the first day of lockdown in Kathmandu, Nepal. Offices were closed, markets were shuttered and vehicles were forced off the street in Nepal's capital as authorities imposed a 15-day lockdown because of spiking cases of COVID-19 in the country.

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The deserted street leading to the iconic Galata Tower in Istanbul, after the start of the latest lockdown to help protect from the spread of the coronavirus. People stocked up on groceries, shoppers filled markets and many left cities for their hometowns as Turkey's strictest COVID-19 lockdown yet came into effect late Thursday. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan imposed a "full lockdown" until May 17 amid soaring COVID-19 infections and deaths.

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People try to maintain social distance as they gather for a demonstration in Prague, Czech Republic. Thousands of Czechs have rallied in the capital against President Milos Zeman, accusing him of treason for his pro-Russian stance over the alleged participance of Russian spies in a Czech huge ammunition explosion.

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Mass cremation of COVID-19 victims at Old Seemapuri Crematorium as coronavirus cases surge in New Delhi.

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Mass cremation of COVID-19 victims at Old Seemapuri Crematorium as coronavirus cases surge in New Delhi.

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Mass cremation of COVID-19 victims at Old Seemapuri Crematorium as coronavirus cases surge in New Delhi.

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Cremation of COVID-19 victims at Old Seemapuri Crematorium as coronavirus cases surge in New Delhi.

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People prepare a funeral pyre for a family member who died of COVID-19 at Old Seemapuri Crematorium, in New Delhi.

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People prepare a funeral pyre for a family member who died of COVID-19 at Old Seemapuri Crematorium, in New Delhi.

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Mass cremation of COVID-19 victims at Old Seemapuri Crematorium as coronavirus cases surge in New Delhi.

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Punjab Kings players celebrate their win during match 26 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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Ravi Bishnoi of Punjab Kings celebrates the wicket of Shahbaz Ahmed of Royal Challengers Bangalore during match 26 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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Harpreet of Punjab Kings during match 26 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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Harshal Patel of Royal Challengers Bangalore play a shot during match 26 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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Ravi Bishnoi of Punjab Kings celebrates the wicket of Shahbaz Ahmed of Royal Challengers Bangalore during match 26 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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Riley Meredith of Punjab Kings got injured during match 26 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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Harpreet Brar of Punjab Kings celebrates the wicket of Glenn Maxwell of Royal Challengers Bangalore during match 26 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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Harpreet Brar of Punjab Kings celebrates the wicket of Virat Kohli captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore during match 26 of the Vivo Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad,.

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Harpreet of Punjab Kings celebrates the wicket of Virat Kohli of Royal Challengers Bangalore during match 26 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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Virat Kohli captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore during match 26 of the Vivo Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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KL Rahul captain of Punjab Kings plays a sho during match 26 of the Vivo Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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Kyle Jamieson of Royal Challengers Bangalore celebrates the wicket of Prabhsimran Singh of Punjab Kings during match 26 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore, held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Yuzvendra Chahal of Royal Challengers Bangalore celebrates after takes a wicket of Shahrukh Khan of Punjab Kings during match 26 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore, held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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KL Rahul captain of Punjab Kings plays a shot during match 26 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore, held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Chris Gayle of Punjab Kings plays a shot during match 26 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore, held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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KL Rahul captain of Punjab Kings bats during match 26 of the Vivo Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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