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May 16, 2020

Pradeep, 35, a physically challenged migrant waits for a means of transportation to travel to his native place in Rajasthan, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Ahmedabad.

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Migrants gather outside Ramlila Maidan as they wait to board a special train to their native places in Bihar, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Ghaziabad.

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Migrants being treated at a hospital who got injured after a trailer truck carrying labourers collided with a DCM van in wee hours, in Auraiya. Atleast 24 migrants were killed and 36 injured in the accident.

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Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi interacts with migrant labourers who were walking on the Sukhdev Vihar flyover to reach their native places, amid ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Tasmac shop owner uses a calculator for billing while selling liquor to people, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, at Maduranthakam in Chengalpattu district.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses the fourth part of her press conference on the economic stimulus package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at the National Media Centre, in New Delhi,

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Bicycles used by migrants to travel to their native places stand parked after they found another mode of transportation to reach their homes, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Ghaziabad.

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Migrants rest at a park as they travel towards their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Ghaziabad.

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Pune Municipal Corporation set-up a COVID-19 care centre for coronavirus positive patients at Balewadi, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in Pune.

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A police constable baton charge on people for flouting social distancing norms while waiting for their turn to bye liquor following Tasmac shops reopened after a week, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, at Maduranthakam in Chengalpattu district. Tasmac liquor shops were closed when Madras High Court passed its order to shut them after observing people not adhering to the social distancing norms at several outlets.

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Union Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur addresses a press conference, in New Delhi.

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Migrants wait outside Ramlila Maidan for registration to travel to their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Ghaziabad.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses the fourth part of her press conference on the economic stimulus package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at the National Media Centre, in New Delhi.

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Migrants wait for registration to board buses to reach their native places at Radha Swami Satsang Vyas, during a government imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the coronavirus, in Ghaziabad.

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UP Police wearing face shields stand guard as migrants wait for registration to travel to their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Ghaziabad.

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A worker wearing a face mask prepares bats at a sports industry, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Jalandhar.

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Police personnel help migrants board a train to their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Mysore.

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Stranded migrants from Bihar fold their hands as they wait for help to travel to their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Jammu.

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Indian nationals who arrived from Dubai on March, travel to their native places in Jharkhand on bicycles during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, at Delhi -UP border in New Delhi.

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Pregnant women wait to provide samples for COVID-19 swab tests, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Srinagar.

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A medic takes a swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 testing, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in Ranchi.

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Police personnel wearing protective suits keep a vigil on vendors stepping out of Ghazipur vegetable and fruit market, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Passengers arrive at Howrah station via special train from New Delhi following the resumption of passenger train services by Indian Railways, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Kolkata.

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Migrants wait for their COVID-19 testing at Sadar Hospital after arriving from different states, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in Dhanbad.

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A registered bus driver from Pimpri Chinchwad (Pune) shows his batch number to police officials after being stopped by them for checking at the entry point of Ranchi-Gumla district border, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Ranchi. The driver was taking stranded migrants from Maharashtra to West Bengal.

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Migrants wait for registration to board buses to reach their native places at Radha Swami Satsang Vyas, during a government imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the coronavirus, in Ghaziabad.

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A passenger carrying his luggage looks for a bus to reach his destination after arriving from New Delhi via special train, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Kolkata.

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Migrants outside Ramlila Maidan for registration and then board a 'Shramik Express' directed to Bihar, during a government-imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the coronavirus, in Ghaziabad.

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People read verses of the Quran in a mosque during Itikaf, the last ten days of the Islamic fasting month of Ramadan, in Kabul, Afghanistan. Itikaf is very important for many Muslims due to the belief that the Prophet Muhammad used to exert himself even more in worship, hoping to draw himself closer to God. Itikaf involves total dedication to worship, reading Quran, and supplication.

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A vendor arranges vegetables on his cart at Fancy Bazar area, a COVID-19 containment zone after the detection of coronavirus positive cases, in Guwahati.

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A migrant carrying his child on a trolley walks along Pune-Bangalore National Highway to reach his native place, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Karad.

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Migrants from various districts of Uttar Pradesh ride bicycles to reach their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in the outskirts of Chandigarh.

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Migrants wait for their COVID-19 testing at Sadar Hospital after arriving from different states, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in Dhanbad.

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Migrants carry food, distributed by volunteers of an NGO, before heading towards their native places on a truck on NH 30, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna.

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Railway officials check documents of migrants before boarding a special train for Bihar, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Moradabad.

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Migrants who have arrived from Mumbai by a special train sit in a bus to reach their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Prayagraj.

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Migrants from northern states take a lift in cargo vehicles on Mumbai-Nashik highway to reach their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Thane.

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Police officials inspect the spot where atleast 24 migrants were killed and several injured after two trucks carrying labourers collided with each other in wee hours, in Auraiya.

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Police officials inspect the spot where atleast 24 migrants were killed and several injured after two trucks carrying labourers collided with each other in wee hours, in Auraiya

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Passengers from New Delhi arrived by Rajdhani express at a Patna railway station, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Patna.

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Migrants with their belongings walk along a road towards their native palace during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Ghaziabad.

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Migrants at Ghazipur border on their way to their native places, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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A child sleeps on the footpath as migrants wait for a means of transport to reach their native place, during the ongoing nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, at Delhi-Ghaziabad border.

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Migrants board a truck at Delhi-Ghaziabad border for Lucknow to reach their native places, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Ghaziabad.

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Migrants board a truck at Delhi-Ghaziabad border for Lucknow to reach their native places, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Ghaziabad.

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Migrants board a truck at Delhi-Ghaziabad border for Lucknow to reach their native places, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Ghaziabad.

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Officials wearing protective suits check documents of stranded Indian nationals after boarding Indian Naval Ship Jalashwa which has been departed for Kochi, as part of Operation Samudra Setu under the government's 'Vande Bharat' mission, amid the coronavirus pandemic, at Male in Maldives.

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Stranded Indian nationals inside Indian Naval Ship Jalashwa which has been departed for Kochi, as part of Operation Samudra Setu under the government's 'Vande Bharat' mission, amid the coronavirus pandemic, at Male in Maldives.

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588 stranded Indian nationals board Indian Naval Ship Jalashwa to depart for Kochi, as part of Operation Samudra Setu under the government's 'Vande Bharat' mission, amid the coronavirus pandemic, at Male in Maldives.

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Migrants ride a truck to reach their native places on Agra-Delhi National Highway, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Mathura.

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Indian Naval Ship Jalashwa cast off for Kochi carrying 588 stranded Indian nationals after completing the embarkation, as part of Operation Samudra Setu under the government's 'Vande Bharat' mission, at Male in Maldives.

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Migrants gather outside a registration camp ignoring social distancing to travel back to their native places, during the nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Jalandhar.

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People ignoring social distancing buy vegetables at a market, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna.

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US President Donald Trump stands in the Oval Office during the presentation of the United States Space Force Flag in the White House, in Washington.

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Protesters demonstrate during a rally against Pennsylvania's coronavirus stay-at-home order at the state Capitol in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

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Moises Marcial, 17, wears a face mask and shield as he works at a fish and seafood stand inside a partially-open public market in the Xochimilco district of Mexico City. As Mexico moves toward a gradual reactivation of its economy Monday, the number of new coronavirus infections grows higher every day, raising fears of a new wave of infections that other countries have seen after loosening restrictions.

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Residents, some wearing masks due to COVID-19, look at the bodies of people on the sidewalk who died during an armed confrontation, after the bodies were brought from inside the Alemao slum complex to one of slum's entrances in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. According to the civil police, 10 people were found dead during a police operation against alleged drug traffickers.

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Doctors, nurses and other staff members at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center watch as the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds fly over to honor first responders, doctors and nurses in the Westwood section of Los Angeles.

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Jayden Deltoro, left, watches "Trolls World Tour," while wearing a protective mask at the Four Brothers Drive In Theater in Amenia, New York State.

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Flags fly at half-staff in front of the dome of the Colorado State Capitol while it is illuminated in red light to remember the more than 1,000 people in the state who have died from the new coronavirus in Denver. Buildings across the state were lighted red to coincide with a moment of silence at 7 p.m.

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Freshly dug graves are readied at the General Cemetery amid the new coronavirus pandemic, in Santiago, Chile. According to Raschid Saud, director of the General Cemetery, there has been an increase in demand.

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US President Donald Trump poses for a photo with Girl Scout Troop 744 member Lauren Matney during a presidential recognition ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.

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Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro, left, talks with his Chief of Staff Braga Neto, both wearing masks due to the COVID-19 pandemic, at an event promoting a government campaign against domestic violence at Planalto presidential palace in Brasilia, Brazil.

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A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket stands ready at Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The launch, a mission for the U.S. Space Force, is scheduled for Saturday.

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This photo provided by the Nevada Highway Patrol shows earthquake damage that has U.S. Highway 95 closed for repairs after a magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck early Friday in a remote area west of Tonopah. Trooper Hannah DeGoey and local sheriff's offices reported no injuries following the 4 a.m. temblor. DeGoey said crews were working to reopen the main highway between Las Vegas and Reno.

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A view of the deserted historic Jama Masjid during the month of Ramadan amid countrywide lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic, in Delhi.

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A view of the deserted historic Jama Masjid during the month of Ramadan amid countrywide lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic, in Delhi.

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A view of the deserted historic Jama Masjid during the month of Ramadan amid countrywide lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic, in Delhi.

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A view of the deserted historic Jama Masjid during the month of Ramadan amid countrywide lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic, in Delhi.

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A billboard is installed on an apartment building encouraging people to wear face masks in Cape Town South Africa marking day 51 of a strict government lockdown in a bid to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The Western Cape province which includes the city of Cape Town, has emerged as the country's coronavirus hotspot, accounting for more than half of the nation's confirmed cases.

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Women police personnel belonging to 'Nirbhaya Squad' conduct flag march during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Jaipur.

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An injured migrant worker in helped by others after the truck in which they were travelling for their hometowns collided with another vehicle, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown in Sagar district of Madhya Pradesh.

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A worker carries out construction work at India's first open ground quarantine and isolation facility with 1,008 beds for semi-critical coronavirus patients, at BKC in Mumbai.

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Migrants travel on a trailer to return to their homes, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown in Prayagraj.

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Migrants look out from a truck as they travel towards their native places in UP, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in Prayagraj.

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Migrant workers from various states wait outside Lokmanya Tilak Terminus to catch a train to return to their homes, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Mumbai.

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Migrants wait to board a special 'Shramik Express' train to reach Bilaspur during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lcokdown, at Habibganj Railway Station in Bhopal.

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Stranded migrants travelling from Maharashtra towards their native places consume food at a relief camp, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Auraiya district, Uttar Pradesh

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Migrants wait to board buses to reach their native places, during a government imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the coronavirus, in Ghaziabad.

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Migrants wait to board buses to reach their native places, during a government imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the coronavirus, in Ghaziabad.

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Migrants board buses to reach their native places, during a government imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the coronavirus, in Ghaziabad.

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Migrants board buses to reach their native places, during a government imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the coronavirus, in Ghaziabad.

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Migrants travel in a truck on the Lucknow-Faizabad road to reach their hometown amid the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Lucknow.

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Migrant workers queue to get free sleepers, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, at Delhi-UP border in Ghaziabad.

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A man makes a cricket balls at a workshop, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Jalandhar.

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Volunteers distribute food among migrants passing through the city towards their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Lucknow.

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Assam Rifle with Arunachal Pradesh Police pose for the media after apprehending an active cadre of NSCN(K), at Changlang district of Arunachal Pradesh.

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Migrants carry their luggage after stepping off a bus outside the Boriwali station as they wait to catch a train to Varanasi, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Mumbai.

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