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May 14, 2021

People carry belongings as they move away from the sea shore, after a red alert due to the formation of Cyclone Tauktae, at Baypore in Kozhikode.

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A family try to wade through their flooded house due to heavy rain in Kochi.

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Residents help each other as they relocate to the camps from their flooded homes, after heavy rain in Kochi.

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Afghan journalist take photos and film inside a mosque after a bomb explosion in Shakar Dara district of Kabul, Afghanistan. A bomb ripped through a mosque in northern Kabul during Friday prayers killing 12 worshippers, Afghan police said.

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A protester waves the Palestinian flag during clashes with the Israeli forces at the Hawara checkpoint, south of the West Bank city of Nablus. Health officials say several Palestinians were killed by Israeli army fire, at protests that took place in several locations across the West Bank.

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More than 300 bodies found buried near Ganga in Shivrajpur, Kanpur.

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People shift a boat to safe place after it sailed away amid strong winds and heavy rains, owing to a cyclonic formation in the Arabian Sea, in Kochi. The meteorological department has warned that a low pressure area is likely to form in the south-eastern Arabian Sea by May 14, which could intensify into a hurricane.

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People remove fishing boats from the seashore ahead of cyclone Tauktae, at Baypore in Kozhikode.

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Police officers stand vigil outside a dargah during Eid-ul-Fitr celebration in Ajmer.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with the farmer beneficiaries during the release of the 8th installment of financial benefit under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme, through video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Devotees perform prayers at the Yamunotri Dham after its portals were opened on the occasion of Akshay Tritiya, In Uttarkashi district. Only a few people, including administrative officials, participated in the 'puja' amid COVID-19 pandemic.

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96-year-old Pushpa Sharma poses for a photo after she recovered from COVID-19, at her residence in Shahdara area of New Delhi.

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Ranjit Dahiya of Bollywood Art Project makes graffiti as a tribute to bollywood actresses Asha Parekh and Helen at Bandra in Mumbai.

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A COVID-19 patient undergoing treatments at a private hospital offers 'namaz' on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr, in Kanpur.

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People wait in a long queue to buy liquor from a shop at Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border.

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Bollywood actor Salman Khan leaves a vaccination centre after he received his second dose of Covid -19 vaccine, at Dadar in Mumbai.

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal during a visit to the newly constructed 500 ICU beds COVID Care Centre at Ramlila maidan opposite LNJP hospital in New Delhi. 250 ICU beds started operations and 250 will do in next two days.

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A paramilitary personnel punishes women for breaking COVID-induced curfew rules in Guwahati.

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Detained Jan Adhikar Party Chief Pappu Yadav being taken to Darbhanga Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) for check-up, in Darbhanga.

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'Oxygen on Wheels' bus stands parked outside a government run COVID-19 hospital in Kolkata.

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Israeli tanks cross a road as they advances towards a staging ground near the Israeli Gaza border.

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Police officers stand in front of the hardware shop where a grenade blast happened, at Tingrai Bazaar in Tinsukia district of Assam.

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A police officer chases a man violating COVID-induced curfew rules in Tezpur, Assam.

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A health worker gives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to an old man during Drive-In vaccination at DLF City Centre Mall, in Gurugram.

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Trucks carrying supplies move on the Manali-Leh road after it was reopened following clearance of snow by the BRO (Border Road Organisation), near Keylong.

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Palestinians inspect their destroyed houses following overnight Israeli airstrikes in town of Beit Hanoun, northern Gaza Strip.

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A priest marks a trader's account book with a holy symbol, on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya, in Kolkata.

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A marriage procession, amid the second wave of COVID-19, near Ghaziabad.

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A priest applies tilak on the forehead of a devotee at the Kali Temple at Kalighat on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya Festival, during the second wave of COVID-19 in Kolkata.

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Police deployed outside Kali Temple at Kalighat on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya Festival, during the second wave of COVID-19 in Kolkata.

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People buy vegetables adhering to social distancing norms, amid surge in COVID-19 cases, in Kanyakumari district.

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Workers fill liquid oxygen in a tanker, to be transported to Government Vellore Medical College, Vellore.

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Workers make arrangements at the 30 bed COVID-19 care centre in Government Vellore Medical College, Vellore.

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People pull a boat ashore, which sailed away amid strong winds, after a red alert in view of a cylonic formation in the Arabian Sea, in Thiruvananthapuram.

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A medic administers COVID-19 vaccine dose to a beneficiary at a vaccination center, in Ghaziabad.

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People visit a Gaushala (cow-shed) after relaxation in COVID- 19 curfew, in Patiala. The Punjab Government has allowed all shops to open on Mondays and Fridays.

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A health worker administers COVID-19 vaccine to a citizen during an inoculation drive in Kullu.

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A police person stands guard outside a dargah on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in Ajmer.

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Cremation of COVID-19 victims at Nigambodh Ghat cremation ground, in New Delhi.

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Police officers block Jammu-Poonch road with barbed wire fences, during COVID-induced curfew in Jammu.

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Major General Gurpreet Singh and Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal during a meeting, in Bikaner.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks while releasing the eighth instalment of minimum financial benefit under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme, via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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A medic administers COVID-19 vaccine dose to a beneficiary in the presence of Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren, at a vaccination centre in Ranchi.

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A man inspects the damaged wall of a residential building after being hit by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip in Ashkelon, Israel.

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A COVID-19 patient on oxygen support waits to be admitted at Patna Medical College and Hospital, during the second wave of coronavirus in Patna.

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ITBP personnel train at 11000 feet in mountain ice and snow craft in Charan Paduka near Mana, Uttarakhand. Also climbed an unnamed peak (17,000ft) in the vicinity of Narayan Parwat.

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Workers spread siezed illegal liquor bottles on a road for bulldozing them, in Surat.

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Bangladeshi Muslims offer Eid al-Fitr prayers inside the Baitul Mukarram Mosque in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Thousands of people leaving for their native places to celebrate Eid-al-Fitr crowd a ferry at the Mawa terminal ignoring risks of coronavirus infection in Munshiganj, Bangladesh.

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Family member mourn the death of a COVID-19 victim at Patna Medical College and Hospital in Patna.

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Muslim devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during COVID-19 curfew imposed to curb coronavirus cases, in Bhopal.

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Muslim devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during COVID-19 curfew imposed to curb coronavirus cases, in Bhopal.

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Police officers stand guard on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, to maintain law and order in Lucknow.

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Devotees prepare to take a holy dip in the Ganga river on the occasion of 'Akshaya Tritiya' festival, during the ongoing second wave of COVID-19, in Prayagraj.

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Police mounted on horses conduct patrolling near Jama Masjid on Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown in Agra.

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People wearing protective masks to help curb the spread of the coronavirus walk along a pedestrian crossing in Tokyo. The Japanese capital confirmed more than 850 new coronavirus cases on Friday.

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US President Joe Biden walks with Vice President Kamala Harris after speaking on updated guidance on face mask mandates and COVID-19 response, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.

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Eden Blecher and Shelly Bobritsky of Israel perform during the duet technical final of artistic swimming of European Aquatics Championships in Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Beneficiaries above 18 years of age wait in a queue to receive COVID-19 vaccine dose at ISM vaccination centre in Dhanbad.

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Head priest of Lord Jagganath Temple Dilipdasji Maharaj offers prayer in front of Chariot, ahead of Rathyatra in Ahmedabad.

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Senior police officer felicitates Jumma Masjid Maulavi Shabbir Alam on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr in Ahmedabad.

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Devotees worship on the banks of Ganga Ghat on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya, Varanasi.

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The first Oxygen Express has reached Chennai from Durgapur with medical Oxygen for COVID-19 patients in Tamil Nadu.

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Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi offering namaz at his residence in New Delhi on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

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Jama Masjid wears a deserted look on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Carcass of an elephant at the site where eighteen elephants are believed to have died in lightning strikes, at Bamuni Hills in Nagaon district.

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Members of a mosque greet police personnel after offering prayers on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in Varanasi.

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Muslim devotees greet each other after offering prayers on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, at Jama Masjid Khairuddin in Amritsar.

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Muslim women buy bangles at a market on Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, amid the ongoing second wave of COVID-19 in Thane.

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Jama Masjid area wears a deserted look on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi.

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A health worker conducts swab sample for COVID-19 testing in Jammu.

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Security personnel stand guard at a market area near Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan,during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Jama Masjid wears a deserted look on the occassion of Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Juma Masjid wears a deserted look on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during the second wave of COVID-19, in Ahmedabad.

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Muslim devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, at their residence in Ajmer.

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Muslim devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown in Prayagraj.

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Muslim devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown in South Dinajpur district.

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Jama Masjid wears a deserted look on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Muslim devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, at their residence in Coimbatore.

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Members of Jama Masjid offer prayers on the occassion of Eid al-Fitr, while maintaining social distancing norms, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, at Jama Masjid, in New Delhi.

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Muslim devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown in Agartala.

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Shahi Imam of Delhi's Jama Masjid Syed Ahmed Bukhari with his son Syed Shaban Bukhari on the occassion of Eid al-Fitr, while maintaining social distancing norms, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, at Jama Masjid, in New Delhi.

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Muslim devotees greet each other on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of holy fasting month of Ramadan, during relaxation hours from the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, at the historic Charminar in Hyderabad.

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Muslim devotees greet each other on the occassion of Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, near Jama Masjid in New Delhi.

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People offer prayers during the first day of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan at Fatih Mosque in Istanbul.

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A girl is tossed into the air as people gather for Eid al-Fitr prayers at the Dome of the Rock Mosque in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in the Old City of Jerusalem. Eid al-Fitr, festival of breaking of the fast, marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan.

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People perform an Eid al-Fitr prayer in an outdoor open area, marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan in Morton Grove, Ill.

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Boys hold balloons after performing an Eid al-Fitr prayer at a mosque in Karachi, Pakistan. Millions of Muslims across the world are marking a muted and gloomy holiday of Eid al-Fitr, the end of the fasting month of Ramadan - a usually joyous three-day celebration that has been significantly toned down as coronavirus cases soar.

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People perform an Eid al-Fitr prayer in an outdoor open area in Karachi, Pakistan.

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Cyclists pedal during the sixth stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, from Grotte di Frasassi to Ascoli Piceno, Italy.

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Smoke rises following Israeli airstrikes on a building in Gaza City. Weary Palestinians are somberly marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, as Hamas and Israel traded more rockets and airstrikes and Jewish-Arab violence raged across Israel.

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An Israeli attack helicopter launches flares as he flies over the Israeli Gaza border, southern Israel.

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US President Joe Biden delivers remarks about the Colonial Pipeline hack, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, in Washington.

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Indian Coast Guard ship Vajra reaches out to fishing boats merchant mariners relaying them IMD weather warnings on cyclonic storm urging them to return to the shore as soon as possible or take shelter in nearest port, near Tuticorin.

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Spain's Rafael Nadal falls on the court as he attempts to return the ball to Germany's Alexander Zverev during their quarter-final match at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome

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Spain's Rafael Nadal falls on the court as he attempts to return the ball to Germany's Alexander Zverev during their quarter-final match at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome.

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Mass cremation of COVID-19 victims at Old Seemapuri Crematorium in New Delhi.

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Mass cremation of COVID-19 victims at Old Seemapuri Crematorium in New Delhi.

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Mass cremation of COVID-19 victims at Old Seemapuri Crematorium in New Delhi.

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Mass cremation of COVID-19 victims at Ghazipur Crematorium in New Delhi.

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Urns containing ashes of COVID-19 victims remain uncollected at the Ghazipur Crematorium, in New Delhi.

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A marriage procession, amid the second wave of COVID-19, near Ghaziabad.

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Beneficiaries wait in a queue to receive COVID-19 vaccine dose at a vaccination centre in Uttar Pradesh.

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